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Short Story Intergenerational Discussions

Thursday, January 7, 2021 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 5:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until Friday, January 29, 2021

Nnedimma Okorafor at Butterfly Conservatory By Cheetah Witch, Own Work CC BY-SA 4.0, Link

Members & guests–free. To RSVP, please scroll down. The day before the discussion, registered attendees will receive a confirmation email with a link to join via Zoom.

Join the Bridging Generations Professional Board for more short story discussions! In January, the group will be exploring the literary work of Nnedi Okorafor, a Nigerian-American writer of fantasy and science fiction for both children and adults. She is best known for her novels Binti, Who Fears Death, Zahrah the Windseeker, Akata Witch, and Lagoon.

All are welcome to join one or all of this month’s lively intergenerational discussions. Zoom links are sent out the day before each discussion While the this group meets weekly, members and guests may choose to drop in for one or all discussions.

Here are the stories to be discussed in January:

Thursday, January 7, 5 PM (CST) “Mother of Invention” (click here)

Thursday, January 14, 5 PM (CST) “Rusties” (click here)

Thursday, January 21, 5 PM (CST) “The Chaos Magician’s Mega Chemistry Set” (click here)

Thursday, January 28, 5 PM (CST) “Spider the Artist” (click here)


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Thursday, January 7, 2021
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm


Chicago, IL United States
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