Personally I like this book because it is pure American Transcendentalism. There are moments when the Preacher, Jim Casy, directly paraphrases Emerson and Whitman. I also love the depth and wisdom in Ma. Their humble and honest desire for goodness and integrity. And so much more.
I will be facilitating an introduction to the film on Wednesday 7 May and a full discussion of the book Wednesday 24 May. Both evenings at the McCall Library, 7pm.
Here are some resources to help you read the book~
The book has an unusual structure~ the central story is told primarily in the…
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