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International Book Club: "The Mandarins" by Simone de Beauvoir

Event Type: Book Club - Adult
Date: 5/21/2013
Start Time: 5:00 PM
End Time: 6:00 PM
Description:
 "The Mandarins" takes an unflinching look at Parisian intellectual society at the end of World War II. In fictionally relating the stories of those around her --Jean-Paul Sartre, Albert Camus, Arthur Koestler, Nelson Algren --de Beauvoir dissects the emotional and philosophical currents of their time. This feminist autobiographical classic, published in 1954, has won a place for the author as one of the great philisophers of the 20th Century.

Library: Byram Shubert Library
Location: Community Room
Other Information:
 Copies will be available at the Library for check-out
This book club is co-sponsored by the Friends of the Byram Shubert Library
Contact: Miguel Garcia Colon
Contact Number: 203-531-0426