VB Reads... Engaged Citizens Book Group

Read and discuss a variety of books exploring how to create a more civil and engaged community.Join Mary Dumas on the third Wednesday of the month from noon to 1:30. Authors DO NOT attend. Meetings are in the Readings Gallery -- brown bag lunches are encouraged. Anyone interested in exploring their role as an engaged citizen is welcome.

 


 

$16.00
ISBN: 9780812984965
Availability: Special Order
Published: Spiegel & Grau - August 18th, 2015

Wednesday, September 16, noon
 
A powerful true story about the potential for mercy to redeem us, and a clarion call to fix our broken system of justice from one of the most brilliant and influential lawyers of our time.


$16.00
ISBN: 9780802121349
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Grove Press - November 10th, 2015

Wednesday, October 21, noon

Over the last twenty years, our economy and our society have been completely revolutionized by technology. Once it became clear how much this would change America, a movement arose around the idea that these same technologies could reshape and improve government. But the idea languished, and while the private sector innovated, our government stalled.