Virtual Book Club: The Hangman’s Daughter

  • July 22, 2020 • 3 PM – 4 PM
  • Zoom

Join us for a virtual book club discussion about The Hangman’s Daughter by Oliver Pötzsch.

Please register by July 21; those who sign up will receive a Zoom link via email. Free and open to all.

When the local midwife is accused of murdering children in 17th century Bavaria, hangman Jakob Kuisl is called on to investigate. His daughter Magdalena and her suitor Simon Fronwieser, the young town physician, are soon drawn into the orbit of the crime. A presentation on the medical landscape of early modern Europe will be followed by a discussion.

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