THE BOOK CLUB, SESSION THREE

JOSEPH × THE HAPPY READER

The Happy Reader - published by Penguin Books and Fantastic Man - is a book club in magazine format. The quarterly title unpicks a central novel through witty editorial content; excerpts, observations and extrapolations reveal the chosen book. In previous issues Serpentine Gallery's Hans Ulrich Obrist has detailed his essential reading list. Of-the-moment musician Grimes has revealed her all-pervading love for Frank Herbert's DUNE. Issue number three saw the hilarious Aziz Ansari talk digital dating and rock star biographies.

THE BOOK:

O Pioneers! By Willa Cather

THE LOCATION:

JOSEPH, 236 Westbourne Grove, London, W11 2RH

THE DATE:

Tuesday 15th November, 18.30 - 20.30

THE PANEL:

Seb Emina, Kate Finnigan and a Special Guest


A rapturous work of savage beauty, Willa Cather's 1913 tale of a pioneer woman who tames the wild hostile lands of the prairie is also the story of what it means to be American.

For a chance to reserve a seat for The Book Club, and to receive a copy of the book to read beforehand, please register using the form below.

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In preparation for the launch of issue eight, which centres around Willa Cather's novel O Pioneers!, we are holding our seasonal Book Club in collaboration with The Happy Reader. Join us as our insightful panel discuss the revelatory novel, written in 1913, which explores the effects of place on persona as a family of Swedish immigrants try to survive in the harsh prairielands of Nebraska at the turn of the century.

THE BOOK CLUB, SESSION THREE

JOSEPH × THE HAPPY READER

The Happy Reader - published by Penguin Books and Fantastic Man - is a book club in magazine format. The quarterly title unpicks a central novel through witty editorial content; excerpts, observations and extrapolations reveal the chosen book. In previous issues Serpentine Gallery's Hans Ulrich Obrist has detailed his essential reading list. Of-the-moment musician Grimes has revealed her all-pervading love for Frank Herbert's DUNE. Issue number three saw the hilarious Aziz Ansari talk digital dating and rock star biographies.

THE BOOK:

O Pioneers! By Willa Cather

THE LOCATION:

JOSEPH, 236 Westbourne Grove, London, W11 2RH

THE DATE:

Tuesday 15th November, 18.30 - 20.30

THE PANEL:

Seb Emina, Kate Finnigan and a Special Guest


A rapturous work of savage beauty, Willa Cather's 1913 tale of a pioneer woman who tames the wild hostile lands of the prairie is also the story of what it means to be American.

In preparation for the launch of issue eight, which centres around Willa Cather's novel O Pioneers!, we are holding our seasonal Book Club in collaboration with The Happy Reader. Join us as our insightful panel discuss the revelatory novel, written in 1913, which explores the effects of place on persona as a family of Swedish immigrants try to survive in the harsh prairielands of Nebraska at the turn of the century.

For a chance to reserve a seat for The Book Club, and to receive a copy of the book to read beforehand, please register your interest below.

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