“For what could be more peculiar than a crowd of grown-up people, most of them middle-aged or even elderly, collected together . . . for the purpose of discussing scholarly niceties that meant nothing to most of the world?”
Barbara Pym fans converge on Boston
Read it all, now.
Don't miss any of your favorite stories again. Read the stories that matter to you as much as you want, whenever you want when you subscribe to BostonGlobe.com.
Get full access today for just 99¢