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Book 6: "A Room of One’s Own"
Book 6:
Wednesday, September 22nd, 2010 @ 19:30
Librairie-café Les Recyclables: 53, rue de Carouge, Genève, Geneva
A Room of One's Own by Virginia Woolf. Woolf discusses the differences between men and women writers and how these differences come down to the availability of freedom and money that men have, in comparison to women. Despite often being overlooked as a proponent of feminism, this work by Woolf displays the depth of her feelings on the topic.

Presenter: Parijat
Commenter: Jami

20 minutes book member presentation:

A brief history of author’s life
A short summary of the book
Main/new ideas that the book brought to the society at the time that it was written
What were the major implications/reactions at the time that it was written?
What are the major implications on our daily lives (if any)?

30-40 minutes group discussion led by a member commenter:
Member’s personal view about the book, opposing ideas

Venue: Librairie-café Les Recyclables: 53, rue de Carouge, Genève

Tram 12/13 arrêt Pont d'Arve ou Augustin,
Bus 1/4/44 arrêt Pont d'Arve ou Plainpalais,
Parking vélo devant l'arcade,
Parking voiture sous le centre commercial Plainpalais-centre

Note: reading the book is not a "must" to attend the meeting!

Look forward to see you all!

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