Category Archives: Book Club

Book Club discussion: Why Liberals Win the Culture Wars

**postponed one week due to illness** Sunday, Feb 19 2017 Book Club discussion: Why Liberals Win the Culture Wars (Even When They Lose Elections) by Stephen Prothero 11 a.m….home of Jill and Bradley (RSVP for address and directions) In this timely, … Continue reading

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Being Mortal by Atul Gawande

November 2016 True or false: Modern medicine is a miracle that has transformed all of our lives. If you said “true,” you’d be right, of course, but that’s a statement that demands an asterisk, a “but.” “We’ve been wrong about … Continue reading

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Book Club: Being Mortal by Atul Gawanda

Sunday, Nov 20 2016 GTH Book Club: Being Mortal by Atul Gawande  4 p.m…home of Scott and Suzette Join us for a potluck and book discussion of the very important Being Mortal, by Atul Gawande. RSVP to scott.blair@gthumanists.org

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An Atheist In The Foxhole

October 23, 2016 “Hilariously details the inner workings of the cable news network.” —The Daily Beast After college, Joe Muto—a self-professed bleeding-heart, godless liberal—took an entry-level position at Fox News. Joe kept quiet about his political views and initially enjoyed … Continue reading

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Book Club: An Atheist in the FOXhole: A Liberal’s 8-Year Odyssey Inside the Heart of the Right-Wing Media

Sunday, Oct 24 GTH Book Club: An Atheist in the FOXhole: A Liberal’s 8-Year Odyssey Inside the Heart of the Right-Wing Media  4 p.m…home of Mella and Chris Join us for a discussion of An Atheist in the FOXhole, by Joe Muto. … Continue reading

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Book Club: Tom Robbins’ Another Roadside Attraction

Sunday, Oct 24 GTH Book Club: Tom Robbins’ Another Roadside Attraction

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Book Club: Discussion of Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson

Sunday, May 15 2016 GTH Book Club 4 p.m….home of Chris Kuchuris and Mella McCormick Join us for a discussion of Bryan Stevenson’s book Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption. Books are available for purchase at a discount through … Continue reading

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Just Mercy

May 15, 2016 A powerful true story about the potential for mercy to redeem us, and a clarion call to fix our broken system of justice—from one of the most brilliant and influential lawyers of our time. Bryan Stevenson was … Continue reading

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Book Club: Discussion of The Organized Mind by Daniel Levitin

Sunday, January 24, 2016 GTH Book Club…Discussion of The Organized Mind, by Daniel Levitin 4 p.m….home of Gregg and Sue McDonald, 8836 Wheeler Oaks Dr., Williamsburg

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The Organized Mind by Daniel Levitin

January 24, 2016 Reviews Dan Levitin has more insights per page than any other neuroscientist I know. The Organized Mind is smart, important, and as always, exquisitely written. — Daniel Gilbert, author of ‘Stumbling on Happiness’ The Organized Mind is … Continue reading

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