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One Book Villanova Selects "Educated"

The One Book Committee is pleased to announce the 2020-2021 book selection, Educated, by Tara Westover. Born to survivalists in the Idaho mountains, Westover’s memoir is her account of an unconventional childhood and pursuit of higher education after first stepping into a classroom at age 17.

Westover will speak to the university community on September 24, 2020 as part of the One Book lecture during the St. Thomas of Villanova celebration. 

One Book Committee Chairs

JJ Brown, Student Involvement
Millicent Gaskell, Falvey Memorial Library
Terry Nance, Office of the Provost

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