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From the Stacks

From the Stacks is Illinois Wesleyan University’s community boBook Club Logook club highlighting alumni authors who have made a significant impact on the world of writing. This quarterly webinar series invites readers to engage with IWU writers in fiction, history, sports, and more, all from the comfort of their own homes. Join us for in-depth discussions and live Q&A sessions that take you inside your favorite stories.

The Office of Alumni Engagement has partnered with local bookstore Bobzbay to offer our book club titles at a discounted price. Use code IWU during checkout at this link to receive 15% off!


Upcoming Authors

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Dave Kindred '63
Wednesday, March 27, 2024
7 p.m. CST

Dave Kindred ‘63 is a Pulitzer Prize nominated newspaper and magazine columnist with over thirty-six years of experience, covering some of the world’s most iconic athletes from Tiger Woods to Muhammad Ali. Yet the work that means the most to him is not about sports, but rather about family. 

We’ll be discussing Leave Out the Tragic Parts: A Grandfather’s Search for a Boy Lost to Addiction. Audience members are encouraged to read the book prior to this virtual event and come prepared with questions for the author. IWU has partnered with local bookstore Bobzbay to offer this title at a discounted price. Follow the link above and enter code IWU at checkout for 15% off.

Registration coming soon.