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Short Story Intergenerational Discussions

Thursday, July 29, 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, July 30, 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 July, we will continue exploring literary works from a variety of writers: Ray Bradbury, Anton Chekhov, Judy Budnitz, Aimee Bender, and Flannery O’Connor.

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 July:

Thursday, July 1: The Veldt” by Ray Bradbury (click here to read)


Thursday, July 8: “A Mystery” by Anton Checkhov (click here to read)


Thursday, July 15: “Guilt” by Judy Budnitz (click here to read)


Thursday, July 22: “Americca” by Aimee Bender (click here to read)


Thursday, July 29: “A Good Man is Hard to Find” by Flannery O’Connor (click here to read)


Thursday, July 29, 2021
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm


Chicago, IL United States
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