För lärare i engelska - bokcirkel på engelska

Dates for meeting: 17 January, 21 February, 28 March, 25 April and 23 May.

Monday 23 May we will discuss two young adult novels: "The Hate U Give" by Angie Thomas and "The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian" by Sherman Alexie.

Registration for the spring reading circle is closed, new circle in September 2022.

The idea behind the Reading Circle is that teachers of English read some relevant contemporary novels over one term and meet online to discuss the books. The theme this term is: Identity. 

The meetings will take place online, via Zoom on Mondays 17.30 – 19.15.
Overview of meetings and books which will be discussed:

Monday 17 January
Introduction meeting (17.30-18.30)

Monday 21 February 
Born Into This, Adam Thompson (2021) 142 p.

Monday 28 March
Small Things Like These, Claire Keegan (2021) 128 p.

Monday 25 April
Afterlives, Abdulrazak Gurnah (2020) 288 p.

Monday 23 May
Choose one of these young adult books:
The Hate U Give, Angie Thomas (2018) 446 p. OR The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, Sherman Alexie (2007) 230 p.

Registration (obligatory) 
(Registration for the spring reading circle is closed, new circle in September 2022).

Registration is open 3-15 January 2022.The number of participants will be limited.
Contact: Maria Allström, maria.allstrom@edu.uu.se