The Bookery was a beloved local entity in Ithaca for 45 years, until it closed its doors for good in December 2019. The store’s shelves held many unique or hard-to-find books across a wide variety of fields and genres, thanks to the work of its founder, Jack Goldman. Ahead of the store’s closing, we sat down to look back on Jack’s career as a journalist and used book collector.
Ahead of the store's closing, WRFI News Director Michayla Savitt sat down Jack for an afternoon. They spoke about his life experiences, looking back both on his career as a journalist and used book collector.