Copies of The Great Gatsby are available at the Tompkins County Public Library, rural libraries, and community libraries in Danby, Caroline, and Lansing.
* The Music That Made the Twenties Roar: American Music and Culture in the Jazz Age
Speaker: Reid Badger, New York University
Date: Saturday, October 21
Time: 2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Ezra Cornell Reading Room at the Library
Join Reid Badger from New York University for a discussion of “The Music That Made the Twenties Roar: American Music and Culture in the Jazz Age,” Saturday, October 21, 2 - 4 p.m., in the Tompkins County Public Library Ezra Cornell Reading Room. Professor Badger also teaches in the popular Jazz at Lincoln Center series, and his most recent book is A Life in Ragtime. This program, which is free and open to the public, is made possible through the support of the New York Council for the Humanities’ Speakers in the Humanities program. Professor Badger will explore through jazz the moods, tensions, and sweeping social changes that shape the modern American experience.
* This program, which is free and open to the public, is made possible through the support of the New York Council for the Humanities’ “Speakers in the Humanities program .”
Book Discussion Group at the Danby Community Library
Led by a Danby Community Library volunteer, this book discussion group meeting for The Great Gatsby is open to the public.
Date: Tuesday, October 24
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Location: Danby Town Hall 1830 Danby Road