Book T.A.L.K. (Talk About Literature in Kansas)

Book T.A.L.K. (Talk About Literature in Kansas)

The final book in the Between Fences series is Farewell to Manzanar, the memoir of Jeanne Wakatsuki Houston. During World War II a community called Manzanar was created in the high mountain desert country of California. Its purpose was to house thousands of Japanese...
Book T.A.L.K. (Talk About Literature in Kansas)

Book T.A.L.K. (Talk About Literature in Kansas)

The second book in our “Between Fences” series is the screenplay Fences by August Wilson, a Pulitzer and Tony award winning play. The play tells the story of Troy Maxson, a strong man, a hard man. He has had to be to survive. He has gone through life in an America...
Book T.A.L.K. (Talk About Literature in Kansas)

Book T.A.L.K. (Talk About Literature in Kansas)

Our fall series is titled Between Fences. “Good fences make good neighbors,” Robert Frost famously declared in his poem “Mending Wall,” but not all fences do. Fences mark our territory, define our boundaries, limit our movement, and convey our sense of property. We...