Episode 072: French Exit

Time to Read: a podcast book club

Feb 2 2024 • 59 mins

Welcome Dear Readers. This month we are discussing French Exit by Patrick deWitt.

You are listening to Time to Read, a Winnipeg Public Library podcast book club.  We are recording today from the Millennium Library, located in Treaty One Territory, the home and traditional lands of the Anishinaabe (Ojibwe), Ininew (Cree), and Dakota peoples, and in the National Homeland of the Red River Métis. Our drinking water comes from Shoal Lake 40 First Nation, in Treaty Three Territory.

MENTIONED IN THIS EPISODE

Our 2024 Reading Resolutions!

Toby: will make an effort to REREAD some of her favourite books. What will she pick?

Trevor: will make an effort to READ books that are ALREADY IN HIS HOME. What will he find?

Dennis: will make an effort to READ lighter, humorous fare. What makes him laugh?

NERD WORDS FOR WORD NERDS

Toby: tyromancy

Trevor: rizz

Dennis: enshittification

Next month we will be discussing Moon of the Turning Leaves by Waubgeshig Rice with special guest Susie Moloney, WPL’s writer-in-residence.

Thank you to everyone who readFrench Exit with us and for those who left comments on our social media.

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Time to Read is a production of the Winnipeg Public Library. Our panel today included Toby Cygman, Dennis Penner, and Trevor Lockhart.

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