PILGRIM AT TINKER CREEK by Annie Dillard
November 8 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
featuring Joanna S. Smith, Lecturer History and Assistant Director of Statewide Outreach, Carolina Public Humanities
Winner of the Pulitzer Prize
Pilgrim at Tinker Creek is the story of a dramatic year in Virginia’s Roanoke Valley. Annie Dillard sets out to see what she can see. What she sees are astonishing incidents of “beauty tangled in a rapture with violence.”
“This book of wonder is one of the most truly beautiful books of this or any season. . . . A triumph.” — Publishers Weekly
“A remarkable psalm of terror and celebration.”—Time magazine
“One of the most distinctive voices in American letters today.” — Boston Globe
“Spirited and gale-force. . .The best thing is her glee, a pied-piperish glee at being in the world, which she invokes better than anyone else.” — The Guardian
Meeting Dates: Wednesdays, November 8 and 15, 2023
Cost: $40, includes a copy of the book shipped to your home
This is a hybrid program held at Flyleaf Books. A very limited number of virtual seats are available on a first come, first served basis.
SOLD OUT IN PERSON (a very limited number of virtual tickets remain)
Register online or call us at 919.962.1544.