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Historical Society of Princeton, Updike Farmstead

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354 Quaker Road
Princeton, NJ 08542 United States
609-921-6748

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September 2019

Historical Fiction Book Group: “The Shadow Lines” by Amitov Ghosh

Thursday, September 26, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Historical Society of Princeton, Updike Farmstead, 354 Quaker Road
Princeton, NJ 08542 United States

The Historical Fiction Book Group features scholar-led book discussions about the fictional elements and nonfictional historic and regional context of selected books. At this session, Karen Pechilis, Professor of Comparative Religion at Drew University, will lead a discussion of "The Shadow Lines" by Amitav Ghosh. The book follows the stories of two families back and forth in time and space  between Calcutta and Europe, tracing stories through major events like World War II, Bengali partition, and more.     Registration…

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