World Literature Book Club

Where in the world will your next book take you? Join us as we sample a variety of contemporary and classical world literature, including works in translation. Our exploration of global literary perspectives and traditions provides a deeper understanding of other cultures and develops our knowledge of the richness of global diversity.

Meets third Tuesdays at 7:00pm on Zoom.



2021 Selections


January 19th

Memory Police by Yuko Ogawa  


February 16th

A Burning by Megha Majumdar


March 16thThe Book of Eels by Patrik Svennson

April 20thShuggie Bain: A Novel by Douglas Stuart   
May 18thThe Bell in the Lake by Lars Mytting

June 15th Djinn Patrol on the Purple Line by Deepa Anappara

July 20thHow Beautiful We Were by Imbolo Mbue

August 17th

Man of My Time by Dalia Sofer


September 21st

The Beekeeper of Aleppo by Christy Lefteri 


October 19th
Nothing to Envy: Ordinary Lives in North Korea by Barbara Demick

November 16th  
The Death of Vivek Oji by Akwaeke Emezi
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December 21st 
The Phone Booth at the Edge of the World by Laura Imai Messina
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