November 17, 2011

Book discussion: Water for Elephants

Have you ever thought about running away and joining the circus? Learn how this plan works out for Jacob in Water for Elephants, by Sara Gruen.

In the book Jacob reflects on his loss of identity, individuality, and autonomy as a 90-year-old man. Discuss ways to resist societal pressures and stereotypes when developing your identity and relating to others at the book club discussion today, Thursday, November 17, at 9 p.m. in Dolan 202/203.

Refreshments and popcorn with be available. Enter to win Water for Elephants on DVD at the book club. Free books are available in the Office of Student Activities. Email aweimer13@jcu.edu with questions.