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Collection Connections: ‘Booth’ by Karen Joy Fowler

Held on the first Thursday of the month, the Folger’s virtual book club is free and open to all. Here, we revisit the presentation by David McKenzie, Head of Exhibitions at the Folger, about Folger collection items related to the novel ‘Booth’ by Karen Joy Fowler.


Collection Connections: ‘Black Cake’ by Charmaine Wilkerson

Held on the first Thursday of the month, the Folger’s virtual book club is free and open to all. Here, we revisit the presentation by Brittany Merritt Nash about sugar production and its relationship to ‘Black Cake’ by Charmaine Wilkerson.



Collection Connections: ‘Shadowplay’ by Joseph O’Connor

Held on the first Thursday of the month, the Folger’s virtual book club is free and open to all. Here, we revisit the items shared by Dr. Jason McElligott, Director of Marsh’s Library, on October 6, 2022 as an introduction to ‘Shadowplay’ by Joseph O’Connor.


Collection Connections: ‘Learwife’ by J.R. Thorp

Held on the first Thursday of the month, the Folger’s virtual book club is free and open to all. Here, Dr. emma poltrack, shares items she presented on September 8, 2022 as an introduction to Learwife by J.R. Thorp.