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6:30 pm

Bright Futures Book Club: Autonomous

September 24 at 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Lighthouse Bookshop, 43-45 West Nicolson Street
Edinburgh, Mid-Lothian EH8 9DB United Kingdom
Free 13 spots left

Join us for the inaugural meeting of Bright Futures, our new science fiction book club! The first title under discussion will be Annalee Newitz's Nebula-nominated SF debut novel, Autonomous. Earth, 2144. Jack is an anti-patent scientist turned drug pirate, traversing the world in a submarine as a pharmaceutical Robin Hood, fabricating cheap medicines for those who can't …

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8:00 pm

Women In Translation Book Club: One Hundred Shadows

September 24 at 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Lighthouse Bookshop, 43-45 West Nicolson Street
Edinburgh, Mid-Lothian EH8 9DB United Kingdom

For September's return of the book club we will be reading One Hundred Shadows, the acclaimed Korean novel written by Hwang Jungeun and translated by Jung Yewon. An oblique, hard-edged novel tinged with offbeat fantasy, One Hundred Shadows is set in a slum electronics market in central Seoul. Here, the awkward, tentative relationship between Eungyo and Mujae, who …

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