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July Book Club Pick: Shrill by Lindy West

This month, we will be reading Shrill: Notes from a Loud Woman by Lindy West. I’ve been following her writing for years and so I know I’m going to like this …

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Being a Redshirt on a Bad Sci-fi Show

What if your only purpose in life was to serve as an expendable target? Not only that, what if the only reason that you were alive was to die on …

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Shakespeare in the Time of the Apocalypse

A popular question in fiction is, what would the world look like if society collapsed? Whether it’s through war, disease, famine, alien destruction, it all goes back to human nature. …

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Shrill by Lindy West

It’s true that you don’t really know what it feels like to be targeted with the nonstop deluge of obsessive online harassment until it happens to you. How it seeps …

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Carrie Buck’s Forced Sterilization and the History of Eugenics in the US

This month for the Skepchick Book Club, we read Imbeciles: The Supreme Court, American Eugenics, and the Sterilization of Carrie Buck by Adam Cohen. The book covered the tale of Carrie Buck, a …

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Join us for an LAWAAG Bookclub Meetup w/ Author, Jennifer Michael Hecht!

This Sunday join us in Los Angeles for a meet up and hangout with poet and the author of (among other books) Doubt and the Happiness Myth. That’s right! It’s …

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Skepchick Book Club: This Is Why We Can’t Have Nice Things

Welcome back to the Skepchick Book Club! Even though you don’t get free pizza for reading this month’s book, you do get a discussion on this month’s book, This Is Why …

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Get Educated AND Celebrate Galentine’s Day with Sikivu and Surly Amy!

This Saturday February 13th at 2 pm the Los Angeles Women’s Atheist and Agnostic Group is hosting a Galantine’s celebration and book club meet up at Surly Amy’s art studio …

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