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"How sad it is! I shall grow old, and horrible, and dreadful. But this picture will remain always young. It will never be older than this particular day of June... If it were only the other way! If it were I who was to be always young, and the picture that was to grow old!" - Oscar Wilde, "The picture of Dorian Gray" Dear Book Raft friends, are you ready for another great night at Bookshop Bivar? This session's theme will be "Paintings and literature". Can you think of any paintings inspired by literature? Or about any work of literature inspired by a painting? What about poems, short stories, novels and plays featuring paintings? Please, bring to the meeting one of your favorite literary passages/quotes related to this theme that you would like to share with us...and get ready for a colourful night at Bookshop Bivar (! NOTE: Suggested donation to cover the expenses (water, electricity etc.) of Bookshop Bivar: 2 Euros.

Bookshop Bivar

Rua de Ponta Delgada 34A · Lisbon

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    What we're about

    Olá! This is a group for people of all ages interested in reading and discussing literary topics in English in front of a delicious cup of tea (or coffee) in the beautiful atmosphere of Bookshop Bivar (, Lisbon's finest bookshop specialized in second-hand books in English. You're welcome to talk about your favorite poems, novels and plays from ALL CORNERS OF THE WORLD. The group wants to be an informal gathering for book lovers and is free to attend (donations are welcome).

    Olá! Este é um grupo de pessoas de todas as idades que gostam de discutir temas literários em Inglês e que estão interessadas em discutir e dar a sua opinião sobre os livros de que gostam. Neste grupo aliamos o gosto pela leitura a uma deliciosa chávena de cha (ou de café) no ambiente descontraído do Bookshop Bivar (, (livraria de livros em segunda mão em inglês). Estão convidados a falar sobre os vossos poemas favoritos, romances e peças de todos os cantos do mundo. Este grupo pretende ser um encontro informal e gratuito para os amantes de livros (doações são apreciadas).

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