Book Club


Tuesdays 30 April - 18 June
6 - 7pm
The Mitre, High Street, Oxford

A Parisian Affair and Other Stories is a darkly humorous set of short stories by Guy de Maupassant. These witty explorations of the human character take us from Parisian prostitutes and the bourgeoisie to the isolation of rural Normandy, portraying romantic, familial and economic relationships with devastating honesty. 

Each week, someone introduces a discussion on one of the stories. 

30 April - The Revd James Crockford, A Parisian Affair

7 May - Lauren Morry, Boule De Suif

14 May - Ana-Maria Niculcea, 

21 May - Dr Spencer Klavan

28 May - Andrew Bennison, The Christening

4 June - Anna Dill, The Lull-A-Bye

11 June - Professor Elisabeth Dutton, Mother Of Invention

18 June - John Olson