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Longform & Lagers | A Nonfiction Club

  • Dates: 10/9/2019
  • Time: September 10 at 5:30 PM; October 9 at 6:00 PM
  • Price: Free
  • Overview

    Watch. Read. Discuss.

    Join us for the next installment of the Longform & Lagers book club! For this session we will be reading the book "Five Days at Memorial," by Logan Nonfiction Advisory Board Member Sheri Fink and viewing the film "Before the Flood," directed by Fisher Stevens and starring Leonardo DiCaprio.

    The focus of the discussion will be the effects of climate change and the goverment's role in mitigating and responding to natural disasters past, present and future. This is an issue that affects people in every corner of the planet and from all backgrounds.

    The club meets twice for each session:

    First meeting Tuesday, September 10 at 5:30pm to view the film
    Second meeting Wednesday, October 9 at 6:00pm to discuss the book

    The film trailer is available on YouTube, and the book can be purchased on Amazon or check with your local library for a copy to borrow.

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