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Major Issues Book Club

WE’RE DELIGHTED TO HOST A GATHERING OF BOOKLOVERS ON A WEEKLY BASIS AND OUR BOOK CLUBS ARE ALWAYS EXCITED TO WELCOME NEW MEMBERS. 

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Beautiful Country

Major Issues Book Club

Meets the second Tuesday of the month at 7 pm via Zoom

This Club tackles a major issue (e.g. Race Relations, Climate Change, Threat to Democracy, Gene Editing, China, Gender Identity and Bias) over 3 meetings, reading both foundational/historical and policy non-fiction and great fiction (or memoir) related to the topic. The following topics will be discussed in 2023 and the first quarter of 2024: Immigrant New York, Israel, Artificial Intelligence, and K-12 Education.

Facilitators: Robert (Bob) Trobe

February: Beautiful Country by Qian Julie Wang

March: Selected Articles

April: Selected Articles

May: My Promised Land by Ari Shavit

June: Judas by Amos Oz

 

For book clubs meeting out of store or on Zoom, please send a request to join to bookclubs@rjjulia.com, and we will forward your email to the group facilitator.