Please join us on Friday, March 9th 3:30pm-4:30pm (4th floor lobby, Millett) for a discussion of Jessamyn Ward’s award-winning novel, Sing Unburied Sing. Everyone is welcome! Click here to read an excerpt from Sing Unburied Sing.

*WINNER of the NATIONAL BOOK AWARD for FICTION
*A TIME MAGAZINE BEST NOVEL OF THE YEAR and A NEW YORK TIMES TOP 10 OF 2017
*Finalist for the Kirkus Prize
*Finalist for the Andrew Carnegie Medal
*Publishers Weekly Top 10 of 2017

Sing Unbured Sing

Our first FAC met on November 17th discussed Donna Haraway’s Staying With the Trouble. 15 people attended! And there were some additional reading recommendations made. If you’re looking for good books to read before the next Friday Afternoon Club, here’s what we’ve been reading:

Frank, Dostoevsky: A Writer in His Time
Tolkein, Lord of the Rings and The Silmarillion
Saramago, All the Names
Whitehead, The Underground Railroad
Sáenz, Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe
Hunt, Mr. Splitfoot
Tempest, The Bricks that Built the House
Woolf, Mrs. Dalloway
Austen, Pride and Prejudice
Ward, Salvage the Bones
Dickens, Pickwick Papers
Chernow, Alexander Hamilton
Nelson, The Argonauts
St. John-Mandel, Station Eleven
Locke, Essay Concerning Human Understanding
Angela Davis: An Autobiography
Jones, Lost in the City

Inspired by the Friday Afternoon Club, the archives of which are held in Wright State’s very own Dunbar Library, Alpha Upsilon Tau is pleased to sponsor a series of discussions about recently-published works in the field of English Studies, broadly defined. Join faculty and students for a lively conversation about new and exciting ideas. Friday Afternoon Clubs are free and open to the public and held in the lobby on the 4th Floor of Millett Hall on WSU’s campus.

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