Courses – Fall 2022 / Literature / FASCINATING NONFICTION
Coordinators: Harriet Finkelstein, Bob Reiss, Ruth Ward
At each session the presenter will tell you about a book you always wanted to read or about a book you never heard of but will be glad that you now have.
Selections range from transit maps to Mt. Everest expeditions, American politics, Western women’s diaries, young Ernest Hemingway, black migration, the sinking of the Lusitania, Frank Sinatra, American restaurants, the evolution of mankind. Every semester an eclectic array of fascinating non-fiction awaits its audience.
B WEEK / WEDNESDAY / 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Fall 2022 Class Schedule: Fascinating Nonfiction
Talking Hands: What Sign Language Reveals About the Mind - Margalit Fox
The Making of Asian America
The Fire Next Time - James Baldwin
Code Name: Lise - Larry Loftis
City on a Grid: How New York Became New York - George Koeppel
Kitchen Confidential - Anthony Bourdain
Serenade: A Balanchine Story - Toni Bentley