Diversity in All Forms!

This book club will engage participants on a variety of culturally relevant topics that have included (but are not limited to): ethnicity/race, country, agism, classism, gender stereotypes, ability and disability, sexual orientation and preference, mental health, religion and spiritual beliefs and practices, and current cultural issues.
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A Small Place
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Start date
August 1, 2018
Finish date
August 30, 2018
Discussion
Country and Territories
Why we're reading this
Countries and Territories for August: Antigua and Barbuda

A Small Place by Jamaica Kincaid
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Half of a Yellow Sun
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Start date
August 1, 2018
Finish date
August 29, 2018
Discussion
Author's Pick
Why we're reading this
August Author Pick: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
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The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness
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Start date
August 1, 2018
Finish date
August 30, 2018
Discussion
Monthly Group Reads
Why we're reading this
We are covering race/ethnicity in August

The New Jim Crow Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness…more
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The Round House
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Start date
August 1, 2018
Finish date
August 30, 2018
Discussion
Monthly Bonus Reads
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Introduce Yourself :)
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The New Jim Crow Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness (August 2018)
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The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry (July 2018)
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The Radium Girls (September 2018)
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The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas (October 2017)
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Killers of the Flower Moon The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI (June 2018)
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Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda (June 2018)
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The Round House (August 2018)
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What Looks Like Crazy on an Ordinary Day (July 2018)
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Little Fires Everywhere (May 2018)
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A Room of One's Own by Virginia Woolf A Room of One’s Own (March 2018)
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Fever Dream (September 2018)
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A Small Place (August 2018)
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Where'd You Go, Bernadette (July 2018)
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Under an English Heaven (June 2018)
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The Last Train to Zona Verde My Ultimate African Safari (May 2018)
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Purple Hibiscus (July 2018)
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Half of a Yellow Sun (August 2018)
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Interpreter of Maladies (June 2018)
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The Namesake (May 2018)
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I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings (August 2017)
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International Deaf Awareness Week (September 2018)
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Historical Event (September 2018)
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True Crime (June 2018)
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Immigration Status (April 2018)
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Abilities/Disabilities (May 2018)
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Writing competition for authorsof color
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Celebrating 28th Anniversary of ADA
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Books that you thought would be good for diversity - but weren't.
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A book that handled a diversity issue particularly well
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John wants to start a discussion :)
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Reviews Needed
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Another Great Editorial Review About My New Book
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Holiday Gift Exchange
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October Halloween "Book Challenge"
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September Buddy Reads
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September Bonus Read- International Deaf Awareness Week

Please vote on suggested books!

A Quiet Kind of Thunder by Sara Barnard A Quiet Kind of Thunder by Sara Barnard
 
  5 votes, 19.2%

Not a Sound by Heather Gudenkauf Not a Sound by Heather Gudenkauf
 
  4 votes, 15.4%

The Miracle Worker by William Gibson The Miracle Worker
 
  3 votes, 11.5%

Hands of My Father A Hearing Boy, His Deaf Parents, and the Language of Love by Myron Uhlberg Hands of My Father: A Hearing Boy, His Deaf Parents, and the Language of Love
 
  3 votes, 11.5%

The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter by Carson McCullers The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter byCarson McCullers
 
  3 votes, 11.5%

Mean Little Deaf Queer by Terry Galloway Mean Little Deaf Queer by Terry Galloway
 
  2 votes, 7.7%

Train Go Sorry Inside a Deaf World by Leah Hager Cohen Train Go Sorry: Inside a Deaf World by Leah Hager Cohen
 
  2 votes, 7.7%

El Deafo by Cece Bell El Deafo by Cece Bell
 
  2 votes, 7.7%

The Story of My Life by Helen Keller The Story of My Life
 
  1 vote, 3.8%

Of Sound Mind by Jean Ferris Of Sound Mind by Jean Ferris
 
  1 vote, 3.8%

Our Father Abe The Story of a Deaf Shoe Repairman by Eva B. Dicker Our Father Abe
 
  0 votes, 0.0%

Silent Dances (Starbridge, #2) by A.C. Crispin Silent Dances by Ann Crispin and Kathleen O'Malley
 
  0 votes, 0.0%

I Hear the Sunspot by Yuki Fumino I Hear the Sunspot
 
  0 votes, 0.0%

Deaf Sentence by David Lodge DEAF SENTENCE by David Lodge
 
  0 votes, 0.0%

Friend (With Benefits) Zone by Laura Brown Friend (With Benefits) Zone by Laura Brown
 
  0 votes, 0.0%

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