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7:30 PM - 8:30 PM -- Zoom Session 2021 Hyde Park Book Club | Bette Howland W-3

Monday, February 15, 2021, 7:30 PM until 8:30 PM
Zoom it from your computer or mobile device!!
Additional Info:
Michal S Safar
Special Event
Registration is not Required
Payment In Full In Advance Only
The featured book will be the soon to be republished W-3 by Bette Howland (1937-2917). W-3 is a memoir of her stay in a psychiatric ward (W-3) at a University of Chicago Hospital. Now a celebrated writer, Bette entered the University at the age of 15, was named a MacArthur Fellow in 1984, and later taught literature at the Committee on Social Thought. She was a close friend and mentee of Saul Bellow. Her sons, Frank and Jacob Howland will be present to discuss the book. Brigid Hughes, representing the publisher, A Public Space, will join the conversation. Registration required. Go to The Hyde Park Book Club is jointly sponsored by the Hyde Park Historical Society and Chicago Hyde Park Village. All are welcome. Further Information Contact