Book Group

Ryerson Reads

with Professor Benjamin Goluboff

For 13 years, Ryerson Reads has been a vibrant group of nature enthusiasts who meet for lively discussions of American environmental literature. The book talks are led by Benjamin Goluboff, professor of English at Lake Forest College and an expert in American literature. Insightful and informative discussions cover the historical context, impact and influence of important works in the environmental literature movement.

The Nature Fix
A Sense of Wonder
The Peregrine Returns

Wednesday, Sept. 13

The Nature Fix

by Florence Williams

Sunday, November 19

The Sense of Wonder

by Rachel Carson

Wednesday, January 10

The Hidden Life of Trees

by Peter Wohlleben