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61st Annual Northwest Great Books Weekend Event

June 27 - June 28

Seattle Pacific University in Seattle, Washington

Save the date!

Come join other bibliophiles at the 2020 Northwest Great Books Weekend on Seattle Pacific University’s beautiful campus. Activities begin Saturday morning with book discussion groups of 10-15 in the morning and afternoon, both Saturday and Sunday. All discussions will be led by a trained facilitator. Overnight accommodations on campus are available, if you wish to stay.

Selections include …
The Fire Next Time by James Baldwin ISBN 9780679744726,
Chess Story (also known as The Royal Game or possibly A Game of Chess) by Stefan Zweig ISBN 9781590171691,
No-No Boy by John Okada ISBN 9780295994048,
Sweat by Lynn Nottage ISBN 9781559365321,

These selections are available through many local and online options. Although the books are of shorter length, we recommend purchasing early!

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June 27
June 28


Seattle Pacific University
3307 3rd Ave W
Seattle, WA 98119 United States


Tracy Lewis
Steven Burdick