Monthly Archives: October 2018

The Great American Read

Great American Read As part of the PBS The Great American Read program, Nancy Carr moderated a panel discussion of four books from the top 100 list on October 20 at the Chicago Cultural Center. Panelists included Donna Seaman, editor of the adult book section of Booklist, Liesl Olson, Director of Chicago Studies at the Newberry Library, and Julia Fine, novelist and writing instructor. After a screening of part of the PBS program, panelists considered the legacies of Invisible Man, The Great Gatsby, Rebecca, and Little Women and took questions from audience members.
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