About the Program
Lifelong Learning favorite Elaine Newton returns with an all-new Critic’s Choice book club, featuring contemporary literature’s most compelling work. Each month, Newton discusses a popular text, followed by audience discussion.
This lecture is part of the Critic’s Choice series.
Ian McEwan, Sweet Tooth
After graduating from Cambridge, Serena Frome is recruited into a British Secret Service programme to combat Communism by infiltrating the world of writers and artists. McEwan explores the social turmoil of the 1970s, the boundary between reality and imagination, and the nature of narrative itself.