The Story of Things

Series Three: Introduction to the Quiet Place Book Club

October 8, 2018

Professor Helen Smith, from the University of York's Department of English Language and Related Literature, welcomes you to the Quiet Place Book Club, supported by the University and the York Festival of Ideas. Hosted on Instagram, the virtual book club announces one book each month throughout the year and experts from the University provide comments and thought-provoking questions to encourage debate and guide shared reading. This podcast series gives listeners a sample of the kinds of things discussed on the book club, as well as an introduction to some of the University's literary experts.