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LGBTQ+ Book Club Reads: Solo Dance

Event date: 
Saturday, May 25, 2024 - 10:00am to 11:30am

The LGBTQ+ Book Club is a group for LGBTQ+ folks and allies to read queer-themed books and books by queer authors! We aim to have diverse thought-provoking discussions about queer identity, history, and topical issues. All are welcome to join!

This month's book is Solo Dance by Li Kotomi

No registration is required. This Zoom link will allow you to join the meeting at any time:

Upcoming Books: 

June: Don't Cry for Me: A Novel by Daniel Black

July: How Far the Light Reaches: A Life in Ten Sea Creatures by Sabrina Imbler

August: Our Wives Under the Sea: A Novel by Julia Armfield

September: An Orphan World by Guiseppe Caputo

October: The Membranes by Ta-Wei Chi 

The event is free and open to all people, especially to those who have no income or low income right now, but we encourage and appreciate a solidarity donation in support of the work of Charis Circle, our programming non-profit. Donate via this link:

Charis Circle's mission is to foster sustainable feminist communities, work for social justice, and encourage the expression of diverse and marginalized voices.

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Event address: 
Solo Dance By Li Kotomi, Arthur Reiji Morris (Translator) Cover Image
By Li Kotomi, Arthur Reiji Morris (Translator)
ISBN: 9781642861143
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: World Editions - May 24th, 2022

Cho Norie, twenty-seven and originally from Taiwan, is working an office job in Tokyo. While her colleagues worry about the economy, life-insurance policies, marriage, and children, she is forced to keep her unconventional life hidden--including her sexuality and the violent attack that prompted her move to Japan.

Event Summary: 
The LGBTQ+ Book Club is a group for Atlanta's LGBTQ+ folks and allies to read queer-themed books and books by queer authors!