Book Club Discussion – The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett Friday, October 16, 2020 6:30pm – 7:30pm CT
Join your fellow bookworms in an in depth discussion of The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett, a stunning new novel about twin sisters, inseparable as children, who ultimately choose to live in two very different worlds, one black and one white. Ms. Bennett will be joining the beginning of the discussion to introduce the book and answer some of our readers’ burning questions.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Born and raised in Southern California, Brit Bennett graduated from Stanford University and later earned her MFA in fiction at the University of Michigan, where she won a Hopwood Award in Graduate Short Fiction as well as the 2014 Hurston/Wright Award for College Writers. Her work is featured in The New Yorker, The New York Times Magazine, The Paris Review, and Jezebel. She is one of the National Book Foundation’s 2016 5 Under 35 honorees.