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Book Discussion: “The Weight of Ink”

January 27, 2019 - 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

As part of the Federation for Jewish Philanthropy of Upper Fairfield County’s Common Threads Community Read of Rachel Kadish’s The Weight of Ink, there will be two book discussions led by moderator Kelle Ruden. The novel won the 2017 National Jewish Book Award and tells the interwoven tale of two women of remarkable intellect set in London in the 1660’s and the early 2000s, in a story that “transports readers to the days of Shakespeare, Spinoza and the Great Plague, revealing rich details of Jewish life in the 1600s.”—Jewish Book World

Sunday, January 27 at 2:00 p.m. B’nai Israel hosting

Monday, February 4 at 7:30 p.m. Westport Library hosting at the Suzuki School, 246 Post Road East, Westport

Author Rachel Kadish will speak at an event on Monday, February 25 at 7:30 p.m. at The Conservative Synagogue in Westport. More information and link for advanced registration. The Westport Library is a community partner for this author talk.

Please reply to Stacy Kamisar, Program Director of The Federation for Jewish Philanthropy of Upper Fairfield County to reserve a seat at either book discussion. 

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