Program Type:Book Clubs
Age Group:Ages 18+ (Adults)
Veterans, both active and retired military, are invited to this online discussion series. During five monthly facilitated sessions, discussions center on military experiences and a unique set of readings, which may include classics, fiction, memoirs, poetry, short stories, articles, and essays. The readings relate in some way to military experiences or offer a veteran’s perspective.
Special Guest: Author Sergeant Carmelo Rodriguez will join the Veterans Book Group as they discuss his book on March 2.
Participants are encouraged to attend all sessions. Registration is open to Veterans/ active duty only, please. All reading materials are provided. Space is limited.
1st Tuesdays February 2 - June 1 from 7 - 8:30 pm
Veterans Book Group is coordinated statewide by Maryland Humanities
February 2: Red Badge of Courage by Stephen Crane
March 2: Dead Soldier-The Story of the Living: Memoir Sergeant Carmelo Rodriguez by Carmelo Rodriguez
April 6: Code Talker-The first and only memoir by one of the original Navajo Code Talkers of WWII by Chester Nez and Judith Schiess Avila
May 4: Ashley's War by Gayle Lemmon
June 1: On Desperate Ground by Hampton Sides
Please register with an email address to receive an immediate registration confirmation with a link to join the class/event. This email will also contain the dial-in information if you wish to participate by telephone.
For any questions, please email email@example.com.