TU Book Club
The Thomas University Book Club began in the fall semester of 2003 under the sponsorship of the English Department. Under the guidance of Dr. Bonnie Woodbery, the book club has garnered the support of several superb discussion leaders from TU, FSU, and the community of Thomasville, each of whom lead discussions on books of current interest as well as on the classics. The book club meets once a month on the TU campus. Refreshments are served. For more information, email Dr. Bonnie Woodbery or call 1-800-538-9784 ext. 224.
Monday, September 17 @ 7 p.m. in the Humanities Building: Dr. Maxine Montgomery will lead a discussion of Toni Morrison’s amazing novel A Mercy.
Tuesday, October 16 @ 7 p.m. in the Humanities Building: Dr. Bruce Bickley will lead a discussion of Nathaniel Hawthorne’s quirky novel The Blithedale Romance
Tuesday, November 13 @ 7 p.m. in the Humanities Building: Professor Jim Hodges will lead a discussion of Abraham Verghese’s The Tennis Partner. First published in 1998, this compelling autobiographical novel was reissued by HarperPerennial in 2011, and is available on Amazon.
Tuesday, December 11* @ 7 p.m. in the Humanities Building: Dr. John Fenstermaker will lead a discussion of favorite Christmas scenes from Charles Dickens’ novels as well as discuss Dickens’ legacy on the 200th Anniversary of Dickens’ birthday!