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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Event Series The Meet Up at Start Up Waco

The Meetup

Startup Waco 605 Austin Ave, Waco, TX

The Meetup has taken place of 1 Million Cups Waco at Startup Waco. The Meetup is a weekly event that focuses on educating and helping local entrepreneurs in the Waco community to learn and create community with other business owners to support each other to collectively make Waco a place where everyone wants to help...

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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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