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TMORA Member Book Discussion: Voices from Chernobyl
Saturday, December 21, 2019 from 10:30 am - 12:00 pmFREE
Exclusive to Members of The Museum of Russian Art, enjoy a small group book discussion led by a different docent each month.
The December book discussion will be led by TMORA docent, Marie Grubisich
Voices from Chernobyl: The Oral History of a Nuclear Disaster
By Svetlana Alexievich
On April 26, 1986, the worst nuclear reactor accident in history occurred in Chernobyl and contaminated as much as three quarters of Europe. Voices from Chernobyl is the first book to present personal accounts of the tragedy. Journalist Svetlana Alexievich interviewed hundreds of people affected by the meltdown—from innocent citizens to firefighters to those called in to clean up the disaster—and their stories reveal the fear, anger, and uncertainty with which they still live. Comprised of interviews in monologue form, Voices from Chernobyl is a crucially important work, unforgettable in its emotional power and honesty. – Amazon
Winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature | Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award
***Space is limited. Advanced registration is recommended.***
Parking for The Museum of Russian Art is directly across Diamond Lake Road in the Mayflower Church parking lot.