The Promise by Damon Galgut

The Promise details the lives of the Afrikaner Swart family and their farm, located outside Pretoria, South Africa. The family consists of Manie, his wife Rachel, and their children Anton, Astrid, and Amor. The storyline stretches across forty years, with each decade featuring a death in the family.

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2024 Sunflower Festival with Jennifer Pisarcik & Jon Fox

Western Belle Farm 7929 Heritage Pkwy, West, TX

This Memorial Day, enjoy the flower fields and all the fun farm activities at Western Belle Farm's 2024 Sunflower Festival: Delicious food at the canteen and cantina Farm animals Beeline mini zip lines Corn bin Cattle drive barrel train rides (And much more!) Plus, hear live music by Jennifer Pisarcik and Jon Fox from noon...

Sami Brown

The Will 5984 North State Highway 6, Woodway, TX

Celebrate Memorial Day at The Will with live music by Sami Brown.

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Matrix by Lauren Groff

Lauren Groff is an American writer, who has published two short-story collections and four novels, including Fates and Furies (2015), Florida (2018), and Matrix (2021)….

Between the Bindings: Marguerite Duras’s The Lover

by Jim McKeown Maguerite Duras’s best-selling, highly fictionalized, autobiographical novel L’Amant (1984), translated into English as The Lover, describes her youthful affair with a Chinese-Vietnamese man. The story…

The Glorious Ones

Between the Bindings: Francine Prose’s The Glorious Ones

by Jim McKeown Francine Prose has written scads of interesting, sometimes bawdy, and frequently funny pieces of literature. In addition to The Glorious Ones, she is…

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