Spring 2022 Courses / Literature / FASCINATING NON-FICTION

Coordinators: Harriet Finkelstein, Bob Reiss

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 / WED/ 10:30am to 12:00pm

Spring 2022 Class Schedule: Fascinating Nonfiction

Date

Presenter

Title

Feb 09

Ellen Shapiro

Susan, Nina and Cokie by Lisa Napoli

Feb 23

Harriet Finkelstein

The Comfort Book by Matt Haig

Mar 09

Larry Shapiro

The Forest Unseen by David Haskell

Mar 23

Wayne Cotter

Rationality: What Is It, Why It Seems Scarce, What Matters by Steven Pinker

Apr 06

Bob Reiss

 Forget the Alamo by Bryan Burrough

Apr 27

Bob Gottfried

The Burglary by Betty Medsger

May 11

Ruth Ward

After the Fall by Ben Rhodes


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