Seattle Alumni Book Club - February
The selection for February is Han Kong's The Vegetarian.
No registration necessary. Email Sarah Stanley, AM'92, host, if you plan to attend.
Tuesday, 02/13/18 at 7:30pm - 9:30pm | iCal
Location released to those who RSVP via email to event host.
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Please join us for a Book Club discussion on Tuesday, February 13, at 7:30 p.m., to discuss Han Kong's The Vegetarian.
According to Goodreads: "Before the nightmare, Yeong-hye and her husband lived an ordinary life. But when splintering, blood-soaked images start haunting her thoughts, Yeong-hye decides to purge her mind and renounce eating meat. In a country where societal mores are strictly obeyed, Yeong-hye's decision to embrace a more “plant-like” existence is a shocking act of subversion. And as her passive rebellion manifests in ever more extreme and frightening forms, scandal, abuse, and estrangement begin to send Yeong-hye spiraling deep into the spaces of her fantasy. In a complete metamorphosis of both mind and body, her now dangerous endeavor will take Yeong-hye—impossibly, ecstatically, tragically—far from her once-known self altogether."
Sarah Stanley, AM'92