What Zadie Smith’s Students Are Reading

March 2, 2009 at 3:23 pm 2 comments

We have a display shelf in the store that showcases required textbooks for some of Columbia University’s courses this semester. We often get inquiries from students wanting to know “who’ s requiring what?” We thought it would be fun to share some of them with you. This semester author Zadie Smith is teaching a Fiction Seminar called “Sense and Sensibility”. There are 15 books listed for the course. Here are ten of them, visually displayed. Click on each book cover to learn more:

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  • 1. bookcultureblog  |  March 4, 2009 at 2:52 pm

    Thanks for stopping by to see the list everyone! Here are the other five books on the reading list for the course::

    Book of Daniel (Doctorow), Room with a View (Forster), Reader’s Block (Markson), Pnin (Nabokov), Quiet American (Greene)

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  • 2. PANK » Blog Archive » Bits, Pieces  |  March 4, 2009 at 4:41 pm

    [...] you’re curious as to what Zadie Smith is teaching in her fiction seminar at Columbia, Book Culture has all the news you can [...]

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