Book Club-CMWA - Carnegie Mellon University

CMWA Book Club

The CMWA Book Club meets once a month on campus, on the 3rd Wednesday, from Noon-1:30pm. Meetings are held in Cohon Center with the room number announced through an email distribution list. Discussions are informal and lively.  For more information contact Alice Bright.

Books can be suggested by anyone in the group and the selection is wide-ranging: fiction, nonfiction, new and old. We have a full list of books read by the CMWA Book Club since 1994. 

Spring 2016

Meeting Date Book Author
January 20, 2016 Brooklyn Colm Tóibín
February 17, 2016 Just Mercy:
A Story of Justice and Redemption
Bryan Stevenson
March 16, 2016
April 20, 2016
May 18, 2016


Fall 2015

Meeting Date Book Author
September 16, 2015 The Boston Girl Anita Diamant
October 21, 2015 The Whole World Over Julia Glass
November 18, 2015 Middlemarch George Eliot
December 16, 2015 Life After Life Kate Atkinson


Summer 2015

Meeting Date Book Author
May 20, 2015 Salvage the Bones Jesmyn Ward
June 17, 2015 Being Mortal:
Medicine and What Matters in the End
Atul Gawande
July 15, 2015 A Spool of Blue Thread Anne Tyler
August 19, 2015 The Boys in the Boat Daniel James Brown