Woman Free Divers – Martha’s Book Group

December 13, 2022, at 4:00 PM

Lisa Lee’s latest book, The Island of Sea Women, is the selection for Martha’s Book Group for December. These sea women, haenyeo, from the island of Jeju in Korea free dive to harvest kelp, seaweed, and mollusks from the sea to support their families.

Two friends, divers since childhood, have survived the turbulent wars that have shaped their nation’s destiny, and now have their friendship tested by the challenges of modernity. Join us for a discussion of Ms Lee’s story of these women and their fascinating careers at Martha’s Book Group on at the Bay Club. All are welcome.

January 10, 2023

Martha’s Book Group selection for January 10, 2023, is Robin Kimmerer’s, Braiding Sweetgrass, which reached the New York Times bestseller’s list on February, 2020 and has remained there for a 129 weeks.

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