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About OWL

Non-Fiction Book Discussion Group


When:  Second Thursday of each month from 2:00 - 3:15 p.m. New members welcome! Come to one or all meetings. Books are available at the front desk.
Where:  The Jamie Gagarin Community Room & Gallery
Facilitated by: Patricia Moore
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2019  Selections




July 11
Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood by Trevor Noah

This book provides a harrowing look at life in South Africa under apartheid. Trevor Noah’s unlikely path from apartheid South Africa to The Daily Show began with a criminal act: his birth. He was born to a white Swiss father and a black Xhosa mother when such a union was punishable by five years in prison. This is a love letter to the author’s remarkable mother. Moderated by Mary



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