Club of Philadelphia - An Evening with Colgate Professor Peter Balakian
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Join alumni, parents, and friends for a reception and book discussion!

Friday, March 28, 2014

6:00-6:30 p.m.  Refreshments
6:30-7:30 p.m.  Reading, Discussion, Questions & Answers 
7:30-8:00 p.m.  Meet and Greet

Join fellow alumni, parents, and friends for an evening of literary discussion and Colgate camaraderie. Peter Balakian, Donald M. and Constance H. Rebar Professor in Humanities, English Professor and Director of Creative Writing at Colgate will discuss his book, Black Dog of Fate. This book is Professor Balakian’s memoir about growing up in a large, extended Armenian family during the 1950’s and 60’s, and discovering his ancestors' struggles and fates during the Armenian Genocide in 1915.

Cost is $13 per person and includes refreshments:  wine, sodas, coffee, tea, and a sampling of Armenian appetizers mentioned in Black Dog of Fate.

Please register online by clicking the button below, or contact Alumni Relations at 315-228-7439.

Contact Information

Laura Masse
Assistant Director of Alumni Relations

Date & Location

Date: 3/28/2014
Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Location: The Library Company of Philadelphia
Cassatt House
1320 Locust Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
There is a parking lot across the street from The Library Company of Philadelphia.