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Humanist Book Discussion Group - Jacksonville

The FCFS Humanist Book Discussion Group - Jacksonville meets on the FIRST SUNDAY of each month, at different times and at different Jacksonville locations. To participate, you need to join the Humanist Book Group Meetup, where you will find all meetup details (books, meeting times and locations). You can suggest books or articles for discussion and can RSVP. To join: http://www.meetup.com/humanistbookgroup/

 We look forward to your participation!

Reading List

• December 3, 2017 - Atheist Stranger in a Strange Religious Land, by Herb Silverman
• November 5, 2017 - Discourse on the Method of Rightly Conducting the Reason, and Seeking the Truth in the Sciences, by Rene Descartes

• October 1, 2017 - The Book that Changed America: How Darwin's Theory of Evolution Ignited a Nation, by Randall Fuller
• September 3, 2017 - The Liberal Redneck Manifesto: Draggin' Dixie Outta the Dark, by Trae Crowder, Corey Ryan Forrester, and Drew Morgan
• August - Note, the Aug. group has been rescheduled to July 30, 2017 - Any book by sociology professor, author, and secular activist, Ryan T. Cragun
• July 2, 2017 - Strangers in their Own Land, by Arlie Russell


Humanist Book Discussion Group - St. Augustine

The FCFS Humanist Book Discussion Group - St. Augustine meets from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. on the SECOND SUNDAY of each month, at the clubhouse of a private condominium on Anastasia Island, in St. Augustine. Contact Charlie West at westjrcw@gmail.com for further information (address, directions, and gate code) and to RSVP.

If the reading list is not current, contact Charlie (westjrcw@gmail.com), as he is the man in the know!

Reading List

• September 10, 2017 - The Unknown Universe: A New Exploration of Time, Space, and Modern Cosmology, by Stuart Clark
• August 13, 2017 - Strangers in Their Own Land, Anger and Mourning on the American Right, by Arlie Russell Hochschils
• July 13, 2017 - The Gene: An Intimate History, by Siddartha Murkerjee
• June 8, 2017 - Cancelled
• May 11, The Village Atheist: How America's Unbelievers Made Their Way in a Godly Nation, by Leigh Eric Schmidt
• April 13, 2017 - David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits and the Art of Battling Giants, by Malcolm Gladwell