Seward Co-Ed Book Club
What We've Read
February 9, 2014 - Don Quixote (Italian food)
We'll meet on February 9 to discuss Don Quixote at Kerry and Bill's house. We'll have Italian food.
Lost in La Mancha
, a 2002 documentary about the attempted making of a movie version of Don Quixote (Terry Gilliam, Johnny Depp)
from Winston Salem State Univ.
November 17, 2013 - The Shadow of the Wind (Spanish fare)
Argh. Accidentally deleted post when I was editing it. Will have to re-do it later.
April 28, 2013 - Spirit Car (Thai fare)
We met at Julie and Tim's house to discuss Spirit Car by Diane Wilson. We enjoyed Thai food.
Salmon with a ___ sauce (Julie and Tim)
Rice (Julie and Tim)
Spring rolls (Kerry and Bill)
Hot and sour soup
Something with mango for dessert (?)
September 23, 2012 - The Great Voyage (French fare)
We met at Suzanne and Chester's house and enjoyed French food:
French onion soup (Katherine)
(Chester and Suzanne)
Au Gratin potatoes
Cream puffs and chocolate eclairs (Kerry and Bill)
May 20, 2012 - Theodore Rex (Cuban fare)
We met at Katherine's house to discuss
by Edmund Morris. We had Cuban food.
Fried plantains (Katherine)
Pineapple and avocado salad
(Julie and Tim)
Flan (Kerry and Bill?)
January 15, 2012 - The Book Thief (German fare)
We met at Kerry and Bill's house to discuss
The Book Thief
by Markus Zusak. We had German food.
All Pumpkins' Night Stew
Zweibelfleisch (Kerry and Bill)
Vegetable? (Julie and Tim)
German cheese (Julie and Tim)
Black Forest Cake (Katherine)
September 11, 2011 - Cairo Modern (Middle Eastern fare)
We met September 11 at Julie and Tim's to discuss Cairo Modern. We had sampler platters from The Holy Land Deli.
May 15, 2011 - The Prime of Miss Jean Brody and The Girls of Slender Means (Southern USA fare)
We'll meet at Suzanne and Chester's to discuss two novellas by Muriel Spark: The Prime of Miss Jean Brody and The Girls of Slender Means.
Menu (Southern USA, since Ms. Spark was from the South):
Fried chicken - Suzanne and Chester
Greasy beans - Katherine and William
Mac and Cheese - Julie and Tim
Collard greens - Julie and Tim
Corn bread - Kerry and Bill
Pecan pie, whipped cream - Kerry and Bill
Sweet potato pie - Steph
Bourbon - Suzanne and Chester
February 13, 2011 - A Fine Balance (Indian fare)
The first meeting of our co-ed book club was Sunday, Feb. 13, 2011 at 3:00, at Katherine and Bill's house.
A Fine Balance
, by Rohinton Mistry and ate Indian cuisine:
Rice (Julie and Tim? Suzanne and Chester?)
Cucmbers (Suzanne and Chester)
Yogurt?? (Suzanne and Chester)
Rice pudding (Kerry and Bill)