Trauma & Healing: Lessons Through Literature at Plymouth Congregational Church June 27, July 25, August 29, 2018
Trauma & Healing is a series of public programs and discussions illustrating the devastation of many kinds of trauma and how those affected are changed by events. The five-part series includes:
Trauma and Healing: Lessons from Contemporary Culture; June 27, July 25, and August 29
Trauma and Healing: Lessons from Faith; September 16
Trauma and Healing: Lessons from the Holocaust; October 21
Trauma and Healing: Lessons from our Neighbors; October 28
On Wednesday, July 25 at 4:00 p.m., the Trauma & Healing series features excerpts from some works by Montana authors. Included in the selections are: · “Perma Red”, by Debra Magpie Earling, from The Last Best Place; · The Little Kingdom by Hughie Call; · Norma Maclean’s classic, A River Runs Through It and Other Stories; · “Manus Dugan”, by Ron Fischer, excerpted from The New Montana Story: An Anthology, Rick Newby, editor; and · Fire and Brimstone: The North Butte Mining Disaster of 1917 by Michael Punke.
Suzanne Schwichtenberg, Adult Services Librarian, Lewis and Clark Library, will facilitate the discussion. We meet in the Fireside Room at Plymouth Congregational Church, and all are welcome to attend.
If you are interested in participating in this discussion, please call Plymouth at 442-9883 to reserve space and to inquire about getting copies of the literature.
The final book discussion, Tracy Kidder’s Strength In What Remains, will be held August 29, moderated by Susan Butler, writer and editor.
If you have questions, contact Jennifer Thompson, 442-2642.