The Legacy of Nora Ephron

The Legacy of Nora Ephron – Monday September 24, 2012


  • Idea:  Analyze and honor the hilarious humor of Nora Ephron.   Also consider her role in encouraging women in the workplace as journalists, writers and directors.
  • Recommended Books:
    I Feel Bad About My Neck (And Other Thoughts on Being a Woman);
    I Remember Nothing (And Other Reflections),
  • and movies like:
    When Harry Met Sally and Sleepless in Seattle.
  • Venue: Fremont Main Library
  • Date: September 24th, 7 to 8:30 p.m., Fukaya Room A
  • Leaders/Features of the Discussion:
    Jean Hofacket, Alameda County Librarian Director led the discussion.  (Read transcript)
    Kathy Garfinkle welcomed guests to the book talk.
    Shirley Gilbert recapped the life of Nora Ephron. (Read transcript)
    Joan Caldwell did a dramatic reading from I Feel Bad About My Neck.
  • Read about the September 24 Nora Ephron Book Discussion