RFL: A Man Called Ove

December 2, 2020 - 9:00 p.m. EST

 
On the surface, A Man called Ove (pronounced “OO-veh”) is the straightforward tale of the transformation of a grouch into a lovable neighbor. It is that, true enough, but the novel is much more as well. It is with the “much more” that reading fiction can become a spiritual practice: a habit of mind that transforms the imagination into a consciousness-elevating energy with life-changing power. Join Michael Verde as he makes visible the deep meanings of the archetypes and symbols of this international bestseller. The man called Ove proves to be much, much more than your garden-variety grump. In fact, he may be the most unusual man you will ever meet.
 
We are suggesting a donation of $5 for the webinar, but please feel free to adjust the amount to whatever you like. If you don’t wish to donate at this time, enter 0 in the space below. We look forward to seeing you in the webinar!
 
All donations will go to support Memory Bridge and its mission to end the emotional isolation of people with dementia. Memory Bridge is a 501(c)(3) organization, and donations are tax deductible.
 

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Reading for Life is a learning adventure dedicated to inspiring your imagination. We seek to illuminate the visionary depths of great works of literature, and to draw readers from around the world into conversations enkindled by those works. First and last, this is a community-building enterprise. Because the way we read has the power to transform the way we live.
Event Details

Event Details

The webinar will be 75 minutes. If you’d like to attend but can’t make it on the 2nd, register and we'll send you a link to the recorded webinar. It will be available for 3 days following the live webinar, and will be accessible to everyone who registers in advance.

Date: December 02, 2020

Start time: 09:00 p.m. EST

End time: 10:15 p.m. EST

Venue: Online

Email: katherine@memorybridge.org