Morro Bay Book Discussion Group - Special Announcement for November 2017
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And the Story Begins

Join us for a Special Happy Birthday Potluck and Book Discussion Event!

Wednesday, November 29November 29 from 10 a.m. - Noon at the Morro Bay Library!

Let's Have a Party! An opportunity to celebrate reading and birthdays with great food, good friends and an amazing book discussion experience.

Our Book Discussion: We Should All Be Feminists by Chimananda Ngozi Adichie. Just 48 pages! Men, this one is for you, too! Let's change the world - one book at a time!

This is an alphabet potluck so....
If your last name begins with the following letter please bring that dish which feeds 8-10 people:
A-L: main dish: meat or vegan 
M-R: salads  
S-Z: appetizers 

Dessert, Drinks & Surprises (Gifts) will be provided by the Birthday Girl. Read the book ahead of time....bring a dish....and be ready to enjoy what follows!

RSVP to Karen is appreciated!


We Should All Be Feminists is a 48 page book-length essay by the Nigerian author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. First published in 2014 by Fourth Estate, it aims to give a definition of feminism for the 21st century. The essay was adapted from Adichie's 2012 TEDx talk of the same name, first delivered at TedX Euston, which has been viewed more than three million times. "We teach girls that they can have ambition, but not too much ... to be successful, but not too successful, or they'll threaten men", says author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. Her talk started a worldwide conversation about feminism, in which Adichie asks "that we begin to dream about and plan for a different, fairer world -- of happier men and women who are truer to themselves."

What can we learn from this reading/discussion experience?
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