COMmon Read is returning in August 2021!
Who: You, everyone at COM, and Isabel Allende, one of the world's bestselling Latinx authors
What: COM's shared reading program featuring A Long Petal of the Sea and The Stories of Eva Luna
Where: All over both campuses and the community
When: August 2021 - May 2022. Ms. Allende is coming to COM in April 2022
- To celebrate the struggle for democracy over authoritarianism
- To enjoy being together as a college – students, faculty, staff and administration
- To engage in discussions across disciplines, generations, and political viewpoints
- To study the Spanish Civil War, Pablo Neruda, refugees, Salvador Allende and Augusto Pinochet
- To have fun!