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Welcome! [Jul. 9th, 2006|02:41 pm]
[Insert clever name for a Toronto queer book club

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[rexlezard]
My many searches have turned up no queer book club in Toronto.  So here it is.

I'm hoping for suggestions about the following things:

Ok, we need a name!  Whatcha got?

(Suggestions for new icons also appreciated!)

Where do we meet?

When do we meet?

What books would we like to read and discuss?  Should we make an effort to read new, emerging stuff, or start with some old standards?

I was thinking it'd be a good idea to get a reading schedule together, meet about once a month, talk about the new book, and we'd already know what the next book coming up is at that time - so basically, to get us started, we need a book to talk about in August and one for September, and we'll decide October's book in August.

My other suggestion is that we would all touch base via LJ with a few things to think about with regard to the book being discussed, not to formalize the discussion, but just to kind of get it started online and give everyone's thinker a kickstart.

Ok, so drop a comment, introduce yourself, and let's talk when, where, and what!
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[User Picture]From: vorpal
2006-07-19 10:13 pm (UTC)
...so did this idea just die completely? Looks like that newest post got one pathetic comment. C'mon, people :D. I'll never get any reading done unless I have you folks to help motivate me to get off the interweb!
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[User Picture]From: rexlezard
2006-07-19 10:20 pm (UTC)
I hope not! I've been slowly working on it...but thanks for the push. I've been pretty busy the last couple of weeks, but I'm looking for a venue...expect an announcement soon!
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