Join us for literary presentations and small-group informal discussions of Czech and Slovak books in English translation. Everyone is welcome. Discussions are cosponsored by the Czech and Slovak Cultural Center of Minnesota, Office of the Honorary Consul for the Czech Republic, and Czech & Slovak Sokol Minnesota.

Book discussions are held from 10:00 a.m.-noon on the 1st floor of the C.S.P.S. Hall, 383 Michigan Street, Saint Paul, MN 55102, unless otherwise noted.

  • Saturday, September 24, 2011 10:00 a.m.-noon, 1st floor, CSPS Hall
    The Sorrowful Eyes of Hannah Karajich by Ivan Olbracht – Book Discussion
  • Saturday, October 29, 2011 Carlson School of Management Room 2-224, 321  19th Ave. S, Minneapolis  55455
    Ashes, Ashes, All Fall Down by Zdena Salivarová – Book Discussion
  • Saturday, November 12, 2011 10:00 a.m.-noon, 1st floor, CSPS Hall
    Sins for Father Knox by Josef Škvorecký – Book Discussion
  • Saturday, December 3, 2011 10:00 a.m.-noon, Bea’s House, 4142 Upton Ave. S, Minneapolis  55410
    Habermann – Movie Viewing
  • Saturday, January 28, 2012 10:00 a.m.-noon, 1st floor, CSPS Hall
    Czech Plays: Seven New Works edited by Marcy Arlin, Gwynn MacDonald, and Daniel Gerould – Play Reading
  • Saturday, February 25, 2012 10:00 a.m.-noon, 1st floor, CSPS Hall
    A selection of short pieces by Karel Hynek Mácha, Zdena Salivarová, Jaroslav Seifert, and Rebecca West – Literature Discussion
  • Saturday, March 24, 2012 10:00 a.m.-noon, 1st floor, CSPS Hall
    When Eve Was Naked: Stories of a Life’s Journey by Josef Škvorecký – Book Discussion
  • Saturday, April 28, 2012 10:00 a.m.-noon, 1st floor, CSPS Hall
    Report on My Husband: The First-Hand Account of the Trial and Death of Rudolf Slansky, Vice-Premier of Czechoslovakia by Josefa Slanska – Book Discussion
  • Saturday, May 26, 2012 10:00 a.m.-noon, 1st floor, CSPS Hall
    Allskin and Other Tales by Contemporary Czech Women edited by Alexandra Buchler – Book Discussion

 

Questions?  Contact Gwen Willems at gwen@cs-center.org

One Response to “Introducing 2011/2012 Czech and Slovak Literary Ventures”

  1. Very interesting points you have noted , thankyou for putting up. “Whatever we conceive well we express clearly, and words flow with ease.” by Nicolas Boileau.

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