The Reluctant Fundamentalist: Peaceable Cities Evanston Book DiscussionPosted: May 25, 2012
All good things must come to an end, and so be sure to come down for the the final installment of the Speaking Up series Sunday June 10, at 4 pm, Community Meeting Room, Main Library
How does a soft spoken intellectual become a potentially violent revolutionary? A Princeton degree, a high-class job, a well-connected girlfriend: Pakistani immigrant Changez would seem to have it all, until the tumbling of the Twin Towers realigns his thinking. Mark your calendars and join us for a discussion of of Mohsin Hamid’s The Reluctant Fundamentalist, and explore the connections between bigotry, xenophobia, and violence. Call 847-448-8620 to register and reserve a copy. Part of the Peaceable Cities Evanston “Speaking Up” series of community conversations.