Banister Book Group 2012, Fall Titles.
Tuesday, September 25, 2012, 7:00 to 8:00 p.m. Moveable Feast by Ernest Hemingway.
Hemingway's posthumously published memoirs of his life in 1920s Paris, called "A Moveable Feast", aspired to provide this terminology a simple definition:
"If you are lucky enough to have lived in Paris as a young man, then wherever you go for the rest of your life, it stays with you, for Paris is a moveable feast."
Tuesday, October 30, 2012, 7:00 to 8:00 p.m. The Paris Wife by Paula McLain.
Hadley Richardson, age 28, in 1920 Chicago marries Ernest Hemingway after a brief courtship. Then in a whirlwind they set sail for Paris and join what is referred to now as the Lost Generation in Paris. They join other expatriates including Gertrude Stein, Ezra Pound, and F. Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald.