Short Story Discussion with Ellen Brown

Event Description

Join us for a discussion of “Oktoberfest” originally published in Scribner’s Magazine, June 1937. Thomas Wolfe wrote; “…in these places you come to the heart of Germany.”

We meet in downtown Asheville at the Thomas Wolfe Memorial State Historic Site’s visitor center. local educators lead the discussion of a pre-selected short story written by Thomas Wolfe. Just read the selected short story and be prepared for an informative and provocative conversation. Our text, from which all story selections are made, is The Complete Short Stories of Thomas Wolfe, edited by Francis E. Skipp with a Foreword by James Dickey (New York: Scribner’s, 1987).