For the month of January, we will be reading three short stories on women's oppression:
"Girl" by Jamaica Kincaid
"The Hand" by Collette
"The Chrysanthemums" by John Steinbeck
To read "The Chrysanthemums" by John Steinbeck, you may place a reserve request on any one of the editions of The Portable Steinbeck by John Steinbeck.
You will also find "The Chrysanthemums" in these collections: The Creative Collection of American Short Stories, Nascimbene, Yan, ed., and American Short Stories, West, Ray Benedict, Crowell 195
This month's meeting will be held at the Dobbs Ferry Public Library
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This is a joint program between Mercy College and the Dobbs Ferry Public Library.
Registration is required.
NEW POLICY FOR BOOK GROUPS: To streamline our services, we are requiring book group members to reserve the assigned book under their individual library card. You may place a hold yourself, or call a librarian to do it for you. When the book arrives, you will be notified by email or phone. If you have any questions, please call us at 693-6614. Thank you for your cooperation.
Sign up at either location by calling Mercy College (914)-674-7416 or Dobbs Ferry Public Library (914) 693-6614.
Sessions alternate between the Dobbs Ferry Public Library & Mercy College
Sponsored by the Dobbs Ferry Library, 55 Main Street, Dobbs Ferry, NY (914) 693-6614 Edward Canora, Director Sara Rodgers, Reference Librarian
Mercy College, 555 Broadway, Dobbs Ferry, New York (914)674-7416