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Tolstoy Together: 85 Days of War and Peace


Tuesday, August 31, 2021 Online

Join Yiyun Li, author of Tolstoy Together and New Yorker writer Alexandra Schwartz to discuss Tolstoy Together, a reader's companion for Tolstoy's epic novel,War and Peace, inspired by the online book club led by Yiyun Li. With Greenlight Bookstore. Register, and find more details, here.

Event Details
Tuesday, August 31, 2021
7:30 PM EST
Online on Zoom

Yiyun Li

is the author of seven books, including Where Reasons End and Dear Friend, From My Life I Write to You in Your Life. Tolstoy Together was inspired by the virtual book club she hosted with A Public Space to read War and Peace. Her daily reading journal appears in the book, alongside commentary from hundreds of fellow readers, including Garth Greenwell, Amitava Kumar, Sara Majka, Tom Drury, Alexandra Schwartz, Carl Phillips, and others.

Alexandra Schwartz

is a Staff Writer at The New Yorker, where she writes mainly on books and culture. Previously, she worked at The New York Review of Books.

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