Virginia Woolf Reading Group

Mercantile Library New York City 2005 Virginia Woolf in her essay, “Hours in a Library,” distinguishes between people who read because they love learning and people who read because they love reading. With this distinction in mind—for Woolf always honored “the common reader”-- this Woolf Reading Seminar at the Mercantile…
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Proust's Swann's Way

(2009-2010) This Reading Group will explore the themes of memory, character and change, moral complexities, the illusions of love and narrative time in Proust's first volume of "À La Recherche du Temps Perdu."
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