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Culture & Technology Book Club

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Ongoing event running from: Wed Nov 06, 2019 - Wed Apr 08, 2020

Join us each month to discuss new and classic texts on Culture & Technology. Consider important questions relating to the ways that technology transforms our cultural and political lives.

December's book is ?Kill all Normies: the online culture wars from Tumblr and 4 chan to the alt-right and Trump? by Andrea Nagle, which analyzes the development of internet subcultures, political correctness, and various far-right factions.


Toronto Public Library has limited print copies of the book available to be picked up at the Toronto Reference Library's Digital Innovation Hub on the first floor. Doctorow?s book is also freely available online.

New members are welcome. Space is limited. To register click on this link or visit the Digital Innovation Hub on the first floor of the Toronto Reference Library.

Future Dates and titles include:

Wednesday, December 4 2019. 6:30-7:30 (Discussion Room, 3rd Floor)
Angela Nagle, Kill All Normies

Wednesday, January 8 2020. 6:30-7:30 (Discussion Room, 3rd Floor)
Zeynep Tufeki, Twitter and Tear Gas

Wednesday, February 5 2020 6:30-7:30 (Discussion Room, 3rd Floor)
TBA

Wednesday, March 4 2020 6:30-7:30 (Discussion Room, 3rd Floor)
TBA

Wednesday, April 1 2020 6:30-7:30 (Discussion Room, 3rd Floor)
TBA

Program hosted by the Digital Innovation Hub

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Audiences

Adult • Teen

Categories

Book Clubs & Writers Groups