Cornwall Manor Book Review Series
Lebanon Valley College Book Review Series Summer 2014 at Cornwall Manor, Freeman Auditorium, Cornwall, Pa. Mondays, 1:45 p.m., coffee and cookies; book reviews begin at 2 p.m.
June 9: Michael Schroeder, assistant professor of history
Reza Aslan, "Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of
June 16: Robert Vucic, lecturer in English
Sebastian Junger, "War"
June 23: Beth Underwood, lecturer in Italian
Bryson, "One Summer: America 1927"
June 30: Carolyn Hanes, professor of sociology and criminal justice
Alan Ladd, "Shadow behind the Smoke
July 7: Karen Walker, associate professor of education
Schroff and Alex Tresniowski, "An
Invisible Thread: The True Story of an 11-Year-Old Panhandler, a Busy Sales Executive, and an Unlikely Meeting with Destiny"
July 14: Mary Pettice, associate professor of digital communications
Catton, "The Luminaries: A Novel"
July 21: Todd Snovel, associate director of student activities and engagement
Powers, "Orfeo: A Novel"
July 28: Sally Clark, visiting assistant professor of
McCann, "Transatlantic: A Novel"
August 4: John Kearney, professor emeritus of English
A. Caro, "The Passage of Power: The Years
of Lyndon Johnson, Vol. IV"
August 11: Arthur Ford, professor emeritus of English
Ian McEwan, "Sweet Tooth: A Novel"
Mount Gretna Book Review Series
Lebanon Valley College Book Review Series Summer 2014 at the Pennsylvania Chautauqua Community Building, Mount Gretna. Tuesdays: 9:45 a.m., coffee and cookies; book reviews begin at 10 a.m.
June 10: Owen Moe, Vernon and Doris Bishop Distinguished Professor
Millard, "Destiny of the Republic: A Tale
of Madness, Medicine and the Murder
of a President"
June 17: Mark Mecham, Clark and Edna Carmean Professor of
June 24: Jeffrey Robbins, professor of religion and philosophy
James H. Cone, "The Cross and the Lynching Tree"
July 1: Kevin Pry, associate professor of English
Wade Davis, "Into the Silence: The Great War, Mallory,
and the Conquest of Everest"
July 8: Gary Grieve-Carlson, professor of English
McBride, "The Good Lord Bird: A Novel"
July 15: Jim Broussard, professor of history
Broussard, "Ronald Reagan: Conservative
July 22: Stacy Goodman, professor of biology
Arthur Allen, "Vaccine: The Controversial Story of Medicine’s Greatest Lifesaver"
July 29: Philip Benesch, associate professor of political science
Richard H. Thaler
and Cass R. Sunstein, "Nudge: Improving
Decisions About Health, Wealth,
August 5: Paul Heise,
professor emeritus of economics
Kinzer, "The Brothers: John Foster Dulles,
Allen Dulles, and Their Secret World War"
August 12: Diane Johnson, associate professor of political science
Katz, "The Big Truck That Went By: How the
World Came to Save Haiti and Left
Behind a Disaster"
Harrisburg Book Review Series
Lebanon Valley College Book Review Series Summer 2014 in Harrisburg. Thursdays, 6:45 p.m., coffee and cookies; book reviews begin at 7 p.m.
June 19, Fort Hunter Park: Kevin Pry, Lebanon Valley College associate professor of English
Wade Davis, "Into the Silence: The Great War, Mallory, and the Conquest of Everest"
July 17, Wildwood Park: Jeff Richie, Lebanon Valley College chair and associate professor of digital communications
Henry David Thoreau, "Walden"