Common Threads Community Read Book Discussion: "The Weight of Ink"

Monday, Feb 4, 2019 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

As part of the Federation for Jewish Philanthropy of Upper Fairfield County’s Common Threads Community Read of Rachel Kadish’s The Weight of Ink, there will be two book discussions led by moderator Kelle Ruden. The novel won the 2017 National Jewish Book Award and tells the interwoven tale of two women of remarkable intellect set in London in the 1660’s and the early 2000s, in a story that "transports readers to the days of Shakespeare, Spinoza and the Great Plague, revealing rich details of Jewish life in the 1600s."—Jewish Book World

Location: Suzuki Music School of Westport, 246 Post Rd East

Author Rachel Kadish will speak at an event on February 25 at The Conservative Synagogue in Westport. More information and link for advanced registration.The Westport Library is a community partner for this author talk.

The second book discussion with moderator Kelle Ruden will be Sunday, January 26 at 2 pm, at B’nai Israel, 2710 Park Avenue, Bridgeport.

Please reply to Stacy Kamisar, Program Director of The Federation for Jewish Philanthropy at skamisar [at] jewishphilanthropyct [dot] org to reserve a spot at either book discussion. 

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