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Today is February 23, 2019 -

Book of the Lunch

Monday, May 7th, 12:00 p.m. (Pulka Room).
Rita Jacobs reviews and discusses Three Floors Up by Eshkol Nevo. Behind the cold, steel-reinforced doors that separate the living spaces in an Israeli apartment high-rise, three loosely-connected first-person confessional narratives unfold. Collectively, the novella-length chapters offer a compelling critique of Israeli society. But Nevo’s chief strength lies in his ability to fashion wonderfully-relatable characters whose troubled voices, as well as mysterious and impulsive moods, render the work a page-turner. RSVPs are strongly recommended. Call the main office at 201-796-5040 or email rpaulhesk@optimum.net