Janica Anderson, Steven Schwartz, and Anne Watts
On Thursday, April 26th at 7pm, Readers’ Books presents an evening of the history of the Zen movement in America. Janica Anderson and Steven Schwartz will read and discuss their book, Zen Odyssey, which chronicles the story of Sokei-An and Ruth Fuller Sasaki’s journey that shaped American Zen. Anne Watts, daughter of Alan Watts, will present The Collected Letters of Alan Watts, which tells the art of Watts’s life from his school days, priesthood in the Anglican Church, to his alternative lifestyle of the late sixties. Together, these two books offer an entree into the history of Zen in America. Please join us!