FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
ZOOM BOOK CLUB WITH THE MUSEUM BA
New virtual book events highlight living with limits
BROKEN ARROW, Okla., December 15, 2020 -- The Museum Broken Arrow announced recently that it will virtually host their next “Let’s Talk About It, Oklahoma” book series, “Living with Limits.” The event is made possible by a grant from Oklahoma Humanities with generous funding from the Inasmuch Foundation, Kirkpatrick Family and Oklahoma City University.
January 14, 2021: When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi. Discussion by Lori Lewis.
February 11, 2021: Slaughterhouse Five by Kurt Vonnegut. Discussion by Russell Lawson.
March 11, 2021: Gilead by Marilynn Robinson. Discussion by John Coward.
April 8, 2021: Jump and Other Stories by Nadine Gordimer. Discussion by Andrew Vassar.
May 13, 2021: The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead. Discussion by Kurt Lively.
“We are so thankful to have the grant opportunity through Oklahoma Humanities again this season. These book discussions are always informative and create a fun and warm learning environment for all who join in. We look forward to welcoming our scholars and attendees virtually and learning more about the books in this series,” said Executive Director Julie Brown.
These events are free and usually held at The Museum BA. However, this season they will be held via Zoom (email firstname.lastname@example.org to be added to the ZOOM attendees email list) and begin at 6:30 p.m. Individuals interested in attending the series can pick-up their literary selections at The Museum Broken Arrow, 400 S. Main Street, Broken Arrow, OK 74012. (Curbside assistance available, call 918-258-2616 upon arrival)
For more information on Let’s Talk About It, Oklahoma, please call Julie Brown at 918-258-2616. For more information on The Museum Broken Arrow, visit BrokenArrowMuseum.org.
Oklahoma Humanities (OH) is an independent, nonprofit organization whose mission is to strengthen communities by helping Oklahomans learn about the human experience, understanding new perspectives, and participate knowledgeably in civic life through humanities disciplines such as history, literature, film studies, art criticism, and philosophy. As the state partner for the National Endowment for the Humanities, OH provides a free educational magazine, Smithsonian Institution exhibits, reading and discussion groups, and other cultural opportunities for Oklahomans of all ages. OH engages people in their own communities, stimulating,and helping them explore the wider world of human experience.
The Museum Broken Arrow is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization located in historic downtown Broken Arrow. In addition to showcasing local history, the Museum also offers special exhibits, educational opportunities, and facility rental. The Museum is open Tuesday Wednesday Friday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. For more information, call 918-258-2616 or visit BrokenArrowMuseum.org.