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Community Perspectives on J.K. Rowling’s 'The Casual Vacancy'

Community Perspectives on J.K. Rowling’s 'The Casual Vacancy'

Domestic violence.  Marital discord.  Racism.  Dysfunctional family dynamics.  Class warfare.  For a small town, Pagford sure has some big problems.

How do these issues show up in our community – or do they?  The MIT Libraries and Alpha Chi Omega invite you to hear campus voices (student, faculty, and staff) share personal perspectives on this semester’s MIT Reads selection and its relevance to our lives at MIT.  Come prepared to listen, to share, to think, and to compare notes on J.K. Rowling’s first post-Potter novel.  Our panelists are:

Please contact Nina Davis-Millis [ninadm@mit.edu] by April 15 if you have accessibility needs.

Date:
Monday, April 23, 2018
Time:
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Location:
4-370
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