NABOKOV AND THE REAL WORLD
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About the Event
Robert Alter, emeritus professor of comparative literature at UC Berkeley, will take us on an illuminating journey through Vladimir Nabokov’s writings…from his short stories to major novels such as Lolita. Alter will create a multi-dimensional portrait of a brilliant stylist who was aware of how political ideologies can distort human values.
You may purchase Nabokov and the Real World by Robert Alter at:
* Flashlight Books in Walnut Creek, https://flashlightbooks.handseller.com/home/bookdetailsin/0691211930
* Rakestraw Books in Danville, https://www.rakestrawbooks.com/search/site/Nabokov%20and%20the%20Real%20World
* Your local bookstore or preferred online retailer.
Admission is free. Upon registration, you will first receive a confirmation email. An hour before the program begins, we will email the Zoom link you need to join the event. If you don't see these emails, please check your spam/junk folder to retrieve them. We suggest you add "email@example.com" to your contacts list as well.
Sponsors: CCJCC, Cong. B'nai Shalom and the Jewish Book Council.