Get Lit Book Group with the Royal Room

Book Group: Her Body and Other Parties

This discussion is part of the Get Lit Book Group.

Join us Thursday, October 18 at 6:00pm to discuss Her Body and Other Parties by Carmen Maria Machado (Graywolf, $16).

In this electrifying debut, eight startling stories map the realities of women’s lives and the violence visited upon their bodies.


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Event date: 

Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

Event address: 

450 N 6th Ave
Tucson, AZ 85705-8444

Books: 

Her Body and Other Parties: Stories Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781555977887
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Graywolf Press - October 3rd, 2017

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Book Group: In the Distance with You

This discussion is part of the Get Lit Book Group with the Royal Room and Antigone Books.

Join us Thursday, September 20 at 6:00pm at The Royal Room to discuss In the Distance with You by Carla Guelfenbein (Other Press, $17.95).

Join us for drinks and discussion at the atmospheric Royal Room. This book group features a new theme each month; this month's theme is recently translated fiction.

Guelfenbein’s elegantly structured, psychologically astute novel moves with the urgency of a detective novel, but its real mysteries turn on questions of authorship, reading, interpretation, and the strange power of fiction to enter the speechless realm of human erotic desire.” Siri Hustvedt, author of The Blazing World
 
“Three figures gather around the comatose body of a legendary Latin American writer, trying—in different ways and before it’s too late—to unveil the dying woman’s secrets. In the Distance with You, Carla Guelfenbein has created a truly thrilling book about books, a novel about the spell great writers cast on either side of the grave.”Benjamin Moser, author of Why This World: A Biography of Clarice Lispector

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Event date: 

Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 6:00pm

Event address: 

450 N 6th Ave
Tucson, AZ 85705-8444

Books: 

In the Distance with You Cover Image
By Carla Guelfenbein, John Cullen (Translated by)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781590518700
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Other Press - June 5th, 2018

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