The Big Apple: New York City in novels and history
Our most populous city, NYC is the nation's most densely populated with speakers of 800+ languages. No wonder novelists love to set their fiction there, and people who have lived there focus on their NYC chapter in their memoirs.
Does reading about the city appeal to you? Why? Is the heightened experience of visiting there communicated by the writers?
Bring along a brownbag lunch and a book on the theme. A selection is on display, or you may bring along another favorite to discuss.