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Date:
October 20, 2020
Time:
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location:
Online via Zoom
Address:
Watertown, MA 02472
Cost:
Free. Registration required.
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The Beautiful and Damned Read and Watch Along *via Zoom*

Tuesday, October 20, 2020

Join us each Tuesday as we watch and read along with F. Scott Fitzgerald's novel The Beautiful and Damned. Before embarking on reading, we will watch a short documentary about Fitzgerald's life to put his work in context. Then, we'll read the book in chunks and discuss weekly. The Beautiful and Damned is Always Available on Overdrive and Libby as an eBook, so everyone can read along! Every Tuesday at 2 PM, starting 10/13. Registration Required. READING AND WATCH SCHEDULE Week 1, 10/13 - Watch the BBC documentary, "Sincerely, F. Scott Fitzgerald" (link will be sent upon registration) Week 2, 10/20 - Start of book through Book One, Chapter III, "Black Magic" Week 3, 10/27 - Book One, Chapter III, "Panic" through Book Two, Chapter II, "Winter" Week 4, 11/3 - Book Two, Chapter II, "Destiny" through Book Three, Chapter I, "Defeat" Week 5, 11/10 - Book Three, Chapter I, "The Catastrophe" through the end of the novel.