This series blends cultural anthropology with good literature.
This unique blend of literature and cultural anthropology shines new light on four different countries. Read the novels and enjoy the presentations and Q&A with a guest from each country
Read novels or memoirs that capture the people, sights and sounds of foreign cultures.
Please read So Long A Letter for the first class.
Feb 11: So Long a Letter by Mariama Ba (Senegal)
Mar 11: The Thread by Victoria Hislop (Greece)
Apr 15: Thursday Night Widows by Claudia Pineiro (Argentina)
May 13: Simple Stories by Ingo Schulze (Germany)
Katherine Kline, PhD, is a former diplomat and recent English as a second language teacher and serves as an active member of AARP’s Office of International Affairs.
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