Book of the Week: Secrets
By Rosemarie Chiarlone
Television writer and producer Ken Keeler once remarked that any joke could be made 20%
funnier by the use of the word ‘underpants.’ As the popular internet meme so eloquently puts it,
underpants are tiny secret pants that we wear under our normal pants. In the Jaffe Center for Book
Arts, we have many books made from non-traditional materials. Books made from glass, books made from
ceramics, books made from wire and wood, but few capture one’s attention as the book made from women’s
REAL MAIL FRIDAYS:
Every Friday (unless we have to cancel for other virtual events)
2 to 5 PM Eastern
From Wherever You Are,
Here is the link and password for our virtual Real Mail Fridays letter writing socials:
(And in case you need it, the Meeting ID is 825 9779 8220 and the passcode is Kh51f6.)
All in person events and workshops normally scheduled at the Jaffe Center are canceled
indefinitely due to the covid-19 pandemic. We hope to be back to our regular operating schedule soon.
In the meantime, we've put together an extensive selection of virtual programming for you to enjoy, which
Book Arts 101 talks, virtual
Real Mail Fridays Letter Writing Socials,
book arts workshops you can
take at home, and our virtual
Library Wayzgoose Festival. The Jaffe Center for Book Arts is open only by virtual
appointment at this time No in person visits.
To request a virtual appointment, or ask to be added to our
email list, please fill out the form at the bottom of the page.