Diane leads a discussion of this 1955 classic about simplicity, solitude, caring for the soul, and finding one’s place in society and life.


  • Kate Lehrer author, most recently of "Confessions of a Bigamist."
  • Reeve Lindbergh Author
  • Lisa Page freelance writer who teaches creative writing at George Washington University.

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