Cover of The Ash Tree by Daniel MelnickDaniel Melnick, emeritus professor of English and SAGES lecturer, will discuss his book, The Ash Tree, Saturday, Oct. 10, from noon to 1 p.m. at the Barnes and Noble University Bookstore.

His book, which was published in April, focuses on an Armenian-American family from 1915 through the 1970s.

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