Mount Auburn Book Club: My Father is a Book: A Memoir of Bernard Malamud
We will discuss My Father is a Book: A Memoir of Bernard Malamud by Janna Malamud Smith (2013). Bernard Malamud is the Pulitzer Prize winning author of The Fixer as well as more than a dozen other books. In this memoir his daughter explores her father’s life and literary legacy. Malamud is buried on Azalea Path.
Each month, the Mount Auburn Book Club meets to discuss a selected work related to one of Mount Auburn’s many facets. Selections range from books on history, natural history, horticulture, art, architecture, preservation, and wildlife to books written by or about those now buried and commemorated here. The Book Club meets in the Front Office Conference Room on the second Thursday of each month. Coffee and tea are provided. Free.
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