Events at Towson University

“Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood” Book Discussion

Sunday, February 9, 2014 at 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Cook Library, 507 Cook Library, Towson University, Towson, MD 21204, USA

Dr. Robert Tappan, Assistant Professor in Towson University’s Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies, will lead attendees in a discussion of Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood by Marjane Satrapi.

To RSVP for this discussion and find out how to obtain a copy of the book, please contact Librarian Joyce Garczynski at or 410-704-5168.

Since this event is on a weekend, attendees can park for free in visitor/faculty/student spaces in campus lots/garages. The closest lot to the library is Lot 6 which is across the street from the Marriott. See the campus map for more details.

All attendees will be entered into a drawing to win dinner for two at The Helmand Restaurant in Baltimore.

Let’s Talk About It: Muslim Journeys, a reading and discussion series, has been made possible through a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities in cooperation with the American Library Association.

Albert S. Cook Library would also like to thank The Helmand restaurant, the Center for Student Diversity at Towson University, Towson University Marketing, and Pepsi for their support.


Event Type

Book Club, Arts & Culture, A&C-Lectures&Debates


Library, Academic Affairs, FebFest, Student Affairs

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General Public

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