Author Polly Rosenwaike at Temple Beth Israel in Skokie
March 1 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Temple Beth Israel (3601 W. Dempster St., Skokie) presents author Polly Rosenwaike (“Look How Happy I’m Making You”), Sunday, March 1, 2020. The program is sponsored by TBI’s Adult Education. Light breakfast for $10 is available at 9:15 a.m. The program starts at 10 a.m. and is free and open to the community. For more information, call 847-675-0951 or visit tbiskokie.org.
A candid, ultimately buoyant, debut story collection about the realities of the “baby years,” whether you’re having one or not. The women in Polly Rosenwaike’s “Look How Happy I’m Making You” want to be mothers or aren’t sure they want to be mothers or — having recently given birth — are overwhelmed by what they’ve wrought.
Polly Rosenwaike has published stories, essays, and reviews in The O. Henry Prize Stories 2013, The New York Times Book Review, Glimmer Train, New England Review, The Millions, and the San Francisco Chronicle. The fiction editor for Michigan Quarterly Review, she lives in Ann Arbor with the poet Cody Walker and their two daughters.