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Ivanhoe Reading Circle discussing The Library by Stuart Kells

Ivanhoe Reading Circle

Event Date: 2 July 2019
Author / Presenters: Stuart Kells

The Library: A Catalogue of Wonders is a fascinating and engaging exploration of libraries as places of beauty and wonder. It’s a celebration of books as objects and an account of the deeply personal nature of these hallowed spaces by one of Australia’s leading bibliophiles.

The Ivanhoe Reading Circle, established in 1920, bring books and the community together.
Through reading we can offer you the opportunity to connect to other lives, emotions and voices across time and space. You can experience the companionship of other readers by discussing literary, political and social ideas and diverse texts you may not otherwise read.
We meet 10 times a year, including 1 guest speaker. We cover 5 fiction and 3 non-fiction books per year – by both Australian and International authors.
We begin the meeting with a short presentation on the book, presented by a volunteer Reading Circle member. The meeting is then opened to everyone for questions and discussion.
We may have 25-30 people attending a meeting. This means there is an opportunity for a range of engagement styles – perhaps you like to ask questions, perhaps you prefer to sit and listen.

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