Tuesdays 6:30 – 8:00 pm ET

February 21: Leonard Michaels, The Collected Stories (FSG) Taught by Marc Frons

Strand: The Collected Stories
Amazon: The Collected Stories

February 28: Jill Bialosky, The Deceptions (Counterpoint) Taught by Jill Bialosky. Discussion led by Philip Schultz

Strand: The Deceptions
Amazon: The Deceptions

March 7: Emily St. John Mandel, Station Eleven (Knopf Doubleday) Taught by Reneé Bibby

Strand: Station Eleven
Amazon: Station Eleven

March 14: Peter Krass, My Sixties (Finishing Line Press) Taught by Peter Krass. Discussion led by Lisa Bellamy

Strand: My Sixties
Amazon: My Sixties

March 21: Pushcart Prize 2022 Poems, “Midnight is a Beautiful Curse” by Dorianne Laux, “Image” by Louise Glück, “Sleepers” by Arthur Sze, “Mother Won’t Buy Polypropylene” by Patricia Cleary Miller, and “Ruthless” by Emily Lee Luan (Pushcart) Taught by Marie Kilroy

Strand: Pushcart Prize 2022
Amazon: Pushcart Prize 2022

March 28: Annie Ernaux, The Years, (Seven Stories Press), Taught by Sylvie Bertrand and Isabelle Deconinck

Strand: The Years
Amazon: The Years

April 4: David Hernandez Hello I Must Be Going: Poems (Norton) Taught by Lisa Bellamy

Amazon: I Must Be Going: Poems

April 11: Amy Bloom, In Love (Random House) Taught by Lesley Dormen

Strand: In Love
Amazon: In Love

*The Writers Studio receives a small referral fee when you purchase through Bookshop or click through Amazon-linked titles. This does not affect the price you pay for the books.

Suggested Reading List

Fiction: Javier Marias, The Infatuations; Paul Beatty, The Sellout; John Jeremiah Sullivan, Pulphead; Tommy Orange, There, There; Jenny Erpenbeck, Go Went Gone; Mohsin Hamid, Exit West; Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah, Friday Black; Bernadine Evaristo, Girl, Woman, Other: A Novel; Xuan Juliana Wang, Home Remedies; Ocean Vuong, On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous; Albert Camus, The Fall; Marieke Lucas Rijneveld, The Discomfort of Evening; Julie Otsuka, The Swimmers; Richard Powers, The Overstory; NoViolet Bulawayo, Glory; Janet Malcolm, Still Pictures: On Photography and Memory (a memoir); Antoine Wilson, Mouth to Mouth

Poetry: Kevin Young, Brown; Nick Laird, Feel Free; Jericho Brown, The Tradition; Diane Seuss, Frank: Sonnets; Victoria Chang, Obit; Anne Sexton, Selected Poems of Anne Sexton; Solmaz Sharif, Customs; Nicky Beer, Real Phonies and Genuine Fakes