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Short Story Intergenerational Discussions

Thursday, June 24, 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, June 25, 2021

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

Join the Bridging Generations Board for more short story discussions! For June, we will continue exploring literary works from a variety of writers, including Grace Paley, Jhumpa Lahiri, Bernard Malamud, and Mariana Enriquez.

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 June:

Thursday, June 3 – “The Loudest Voice” by Grace Paley (click here to read).

Thursday, June 10 – “When Mr Pirzada Came to Dine” by Jhumpa Lahiri (click here to read).

Thursday, June 17 – “The Angel Levine by Bernard Malamud” (click here to read).

Thursday, June 24 – “Spiderweb” by Mariana Enriquez (click here to read).


Thursday, June 24, 2021
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm


Chicago, IL United States
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