Low comedy, high suspense, romance, and tragedy blend in Ann Patchett’s novel, Bel Canto, inspired by the seizure of the Japanese ambassador’s residence in Peru by Tupac Amaru guerillas in 1996. Facilitated by Dr. Sara Tucker. Sponsored by Kansas Humanities Council. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for info.
Book restorer Hannah Heath gains insight on humankind’s potential for violence and redemption by following the journey of a rare illuminated manuscript through centuries of exile and war. Facilitated by Denise Low. Sponsored by Kansas Humanities Council. Email email@example.com for info.