ONLINE CLASS: Spotlight on Sarah Perry's Essex Serpent (22107)

Note: New Date: One Sunday, November 6th, from 2 to 4 p.m. ET Online

Price: 
$60.00 (10% off for members)

When widow Cora Seaborn relocates to Colchester, she expects to find small-minded locals and a massive, perhaps prehistoric, sea creature. But Sarah Perry's debut novel upends Cora's expectations, as well as those of everyone she meets. This one-session class will dive into the novel that the New York Times called "a novel of almost insolent ambition." We will consider Perry's complex characters and the tension between faith and science that they evidence -- or do they?

Note: New Date: One Sunday, November 6th, from 2 to 4 p.m. ET Online

Required Book:

Essex Serpent, by Perry (9780062666383)

Carrie Callaghan’s debut novel, A Light of Her Own, about 17th century painter Judith Leyster, was published by Amberjack in 2018. Her new novel, Salt the Snow (Amberjack, 2019), is about trail-blazing but little-known early 20th century journalist Milly Bennett and her years in 1930s Moscow and Spain. Carrie’s short stories have been published in multiple literary journals around the country, and she is a senior editor with the Washington Independent Review of Books.

REFUND POLICY: Please note that we can issue class refunds up until seven (7) days before the first class session.

$60.00
SKU: 9787000010819
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$16.99
ISBN: 9780062666383
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Published: Custom House - April 24th, 2018