Tuesday Morning Booktalks

Engaging discussions of world literature led by award-winning professors and authors

Join us Tuesday mornings beginning Sept 24 at the downtown Madison Public Library for Tuesday Morning Book Talks, an engaging series of lecture/discussions led and facilitated by award‑winning UW‑Madison professors and other authors.

At a glance

What: Local book discussions led by award-winning professors and authors

When: T, Sept 24-Nov 5, 9:30-11am

Cost: 1 class $14  1 session (3 classes) $34  Both sessions (6 classes) $60

Where: Madison Public Library, 201 W. Mifflin St, Madison, WI (map)

REGISTER ONLINE or register by phone at 608-262-2451

Questions? Contact Emily Auerbach at eauerbach@dsc.wisc.edu or call 608-262-3733

2013 series schedule

Session 1: Coming of Age

Sept 24: J.D. Salinger’s The Catcher in the Rye
Oct 1: Ruth Ozeki’s A Tale for the Time Being (in conjunction with UW’s Go Big Read)
Oct 8: David Wroblewski’s The Story of Edgar Sawtelle (with Marshall Cook)

Session 2: Pulitzer Prize Winners

Oct 22: Bruce Norris’ Clybourne Park (drama, 2011); also review Lorraine Hansberry’s A Raisin in the Sun
Oct 29: Thornton Wilder’s Bridge at San Luis Rey (novel, 1928) (with Jean Feraca)
Nov 5: Sharon Olds’ Stag’s Leap (Poetry, 2013)