AGING WITH RESILIENCE SIG
READING & VIEWING RECOMMENDATIONS
|From Lydia Bogar: Books–Blink by Malcolm Gladwell, The Only Plane in the Sky by Garrett Greff, The Soul of an Octopus by Sy Montgomery. TV–NCIS, M*A*S*H* Series (Netflix, Amazon)–Grace & Frankie. Movies–Same Time Next Year, Out of Africa, Close Encounters of the 3rd Kind.
From Bonnie Seider: Books–Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens; The Silent Patient by Alex Michaelides; Nine Perfect Strangers by Liane Moriority. TV–This is Us; A Million Little Stars; Dancing with the Stars. Series (Netflix, Amazon)–Modern Love; The Kominsky Method; Poldark; Dead Again. Movies–After the Wedding; The Good Liar
From Sandy Miller-Jacobs: Books—When by Daniel Pink; A Bend in the Stars by Rachel Barenbaum; All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr; 21 Lessons for the 21st Century by Yuval Noah Harari; Disappearing Earth by Julia Phillips. TV—This is Us; The Good Doctor; HGTV – Property Brothers; 60 Minutes; Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates. Series (e.g., Netflix, Amaon)–The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel; The Baker & The Beast (in Hebrew with English subtitles); The Kominsky Method; Grace & Frankie; The Crown. Movies—My Cousin Vinny; Judy; Annie Hall; Gigi.
From Kathy Wangh: Books—The Hare with the Amber Eyes by Edmund de Waal; The Piano Tuner by Daniel Mason.
From Helen Abrams: Books—Olive, Again by Elizabeth Strout.Series (e.g., Netflix, Amazon): A French Village.
From Sophie Freud: Books—Sapiens by Yuval Noah Harari; 21 Lessons for the 21st Century by Yuval Noah Harari; The Great Pretender: The Undercover Mission that Changed Our Understanding of Madness by Susannah Calhalan. Series (e.g., Netflix, Amazon)–The Crown.
From Guest Bill Gates: Books— An American Marriage by Tayari Jones; These Truths by Jill Lepore; Growth by Vaclav Smil; Why We Sleep by Matthew Walker; Prepared by Diane Tavenner.
Sandy created and has been leading BOLLI’s “Aging with Resilience” SIG for over a year now. She–and the group as a whole–welcome all interested BOLLI members to join. Remote access to the group’s discussions and activities will soon be provided.