- 12:00AM

Reading the Western Landscape Book Group

Located in Arboretum Library

About This Event

The Arboretum Library’s book group explores the portrayal of western North American landscape in fiction, non-fiction, and poetry.  The group meets mostly the 1st Wednesday of the month at 7:00 p.m. in the Arboretum Library or out on the Arboretum grounds, weather and sunlight permitting.

The group uses the Shared Inquiry™ method developed by the Great Books Foundation.  The chosen book of the month must be read in order to participate.

New members are always welcome!

For more information about the Book Group, please contact, Arboretum Librarian, Susan Eubank, at 626-821-3213 or Susan.Eubank@Arboretum.org.  Please RSVP to Susan if you plan to attend.



cover of the livingJuly 2
The Living by Annie Dillard






cover of sky time in Grays River9780395828212August 6
Sky Time in Gray’s River: Living for Keeps in a Forgotten Place by Robert Michael Pyle






cover of the bohemiansSeptember 3
The Bohemians: Mark Twain & the San Francisco Writers who Reinvented American Literature by Ben Tarnoff






cover of joe's wordOctober 1
Joe’s World: An echo Park Novel by Elizabeth Stromme






Cover of house made of dawnNovember 11
House Made of Dawn by N. Scott Momaday






cover of fear falls awayDecember 3
Fear Falls Away and Other Essays from Hard & Rocky Places by Janice Emily Bowers

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