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Lit Hits: What We're Reading in March

Here at Grub HQ, we're always talking about the books that keep us up at night, the novels we can't put down, the memoirs that call to us over our morning coffees. Every month, we'll share our staff's latest literary obsessions to add to your own never-ending reading list.

 

Dariel, Grub's Head of Faculty and Curriculum, is about to start Ways to Disappear by Idra Novey.

March 27, 2017 | GrubWrites

The Writing Life

Lit Hits: What We're Reading in February

Here at Grub HQ, we're always talking about the books that keep us up at night, the novels we can't put down, the memoirs that call to us over our morning coffees. Every month, we'll share our staff's latest literary obsessions to add to your own never-ending reading list.

 

Dariel, Grub's Head of Faculty and Curriculum, recently finished Han Kang's The Vegetarian, which he found haunting and memorable, and thoroughly enjoyed the parallel storylines in Ruth Prawer Jhabvala's Heat and Dust

February 27, 2017 | GrubWrites

The Writing Life

Lit Hits: What We're Reading in January

Here at Grub HQ, we're always talking about the books that keep us up at night, the novels we can't put down, the memoirs that call to us over our morning coffees. Every month, we'll share our staff's latest literary obsessions to add to your own never-ending reading list.

Katie, Grub's Marketing/AV Intern, is reading John Gardner's Grendel. For her, the book is a strong reminder about the importance of perspective and she loves John Gardner's distinct and witty writing style. 

Director of Programs & Marketing Alison is currently reading Pedagogy of ...

January 23, 2017 | GrubWrites

The Writing Life

Lit Hits: What We're Reading in December

Here at Grub HQ, we're always talking about the books that keep us up at night, the novels we can't put down, the memoirs that call to us over our morning coffees. Every month, we'll share our staff's latest literary obsessions to add to your own never-ending reading list.

 

Sonya, Grub's Assistant Director of the Muse conference, is reading Anna Deavere Smith's Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992, which she's finding so absorbing.

December 26, 2016 | GrubWrites

The Writing Life

Lit Hits: What We're Reading in November

Here at Grub HQ, we're always talking about the books that keep us up at night, the novels we can't put down, the memoirs that call to us over our morning coffees. Every month, we'll share our staff's latest literary obsessions to add to your own never-ending reading list.

 

Eve, Grub's Executive Director, is reading JD Vance's Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis. She's also re-reading sections of Thomas Merton's New Seeds of Contemplation which is giving me some spiritual sustenance.

November 28, 2016 | GrubWrites

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