Book Club-CMWA - Carnegie Mellon University

CMWA Book Club

The CMWA Book Club meets once a month on campus, on the 3rd Wednesday, from 1:30pm-3:00pm. Meetings are held in Posner Hall 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. 

The upcoming meeting dates and book selections are:

Meeting Date Book Author
August 21, 2013 Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail Cheryl Strayed
September 18, 2013 Dear Life Alice Munro
October 16, 2013 Sweet Tooth Ian McEwan
November 20, 2013 The Power of Habit: why we do what we do in life and business Charles Duhigg
December 18, 2013 Transatlantic Colum McCann
January 15, 2014 Bring Up the Bodies Hilary Mantel
February 19, 2014 Someone Alice McDermott
March 19, 2014 Troubles J.G. Farrell
April 16, 2014 I Am Malala Malala Yousafzai
May 21, 2014 David and Goliath Malcolm Gladwell
June 18, 2014 Boy, Snow, Bird Helen Oyeyemi
July 16, 2014 The Orphan Train Christina Baker Kline