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It’s time for the next edition of Book Riot’s Instagram-only feminist book club! We’re running the whole shebang on Instagram Live, and we want you to join us. Who is you? You is you! All of you, from any and all areas of the gender identity spectrum.
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Announcing our Persist: A Feminist Book Club winter read: THE GOOD IMMIGRANT edited by Nikesh Shukla and Chimene Suleyman. @nikeshshuklawriter @chimenesuleyman. Join us these dates on Instagram Live to discuss the book! All times EST. Sponsored by @workmanpub #ad Persist chat 1 (Pages 1-80): December 11 at 3pm Chat 2 (Pages 81-154): December 18 at 3pm Chat 3 (Pages 155-222): January 2 at 3pm Chat 4 (Pages 223-313): January 8 at 3pm We’re looking forward to chatting all things feminism with you! Reminder: all are welcome. #feminists #feministliterature #feministbooks #bookclub #persistbookriot
Head over to our Instagram account to see this quarter’s book pick, and to get the chat/reading schedule (or just look above)! We’ll be “meeting” on Instagram Live once a week from mid-December through early January to get chit chatty about the book, the immigrant experience, and all things feminism. See you there!