Book Club II: The Friendly Fourth Friday Book Club

The UMRA Book Club II is new and we welcome new readers.  We meet at 2 p.m. on the fourth Friday of every month except December.  At the present time, we are meeting online via Zoom.

We expect this club will be eclectic readers, fiction and nonfiction, although we are just learning what we will be. Contact Dorothy Mardan <marden@umn.edu> or Margarat Catambay <m-cata@umn.edu> for more information. 

Bruininks Hall, Skyline

Book Notes I

For those with contemporary 2021 sensibilities, A Confederacy of Dunces—acclaimed as a literary masterpiece after it was published posthumously in 1980—is a canonical work of modern literature, best understood as a period piece. More

    Publication Date: Nov 17 2021 - 9:30am

First published in 1952, Invisible Man by Ralph Ellison is not a one-dimensional novel about racial unrest. Members of URMA’s Fourth Friday Book Club found it to be a book rich in ideas. More …

    Publication Date: Oct 6 2021 - 4:15pm