OUTBOOK CLUB, Palm Springs Cultural Center
Outbook is an LGBTQ book club and mixer founded by local book critic and columnist J. Corbett Holmes. To join simply pick up and read our month’s selection. The join us the first Thurs of each month (unless noted) at the Palm Springs Cultural Center (formally Camelot Theatres), upstairs in the VIP Lounge. Select events are held at the Palm Springs Public Library. Mix and mingle with fellow club members at 6:00 p.m. Book discussion begins at 6:30 p.m. led Outbook co-ordinator Hubertus Zegers.
BOOK CLUB + MIXER
Sept 5- The Library Book- Susan Orlean
Oct 3- The House Of Impossible Beauties- Joseph Caesura
Oct 31 – Lie With me- Philippe Besson
Dec 5 – The Motion Of Light In Water- Samuel R. Delaney
Jan 7 – The Sparsholt Affair- Alan Hollinghurst (At PS Public Library)
Feb 6- On The Move- Oliver Sacks
March 5- Leading Men- Christopher Castellani
April 2- The Crime Writer- Jill Dawson
May 5 – Secret Historian: The Life and Times of Samuel Steward (At PS Public Library)
Outbook is supported by the Palm Springs Public Library; hardcopy; audio and ebooks are available through the library to borrow- first come, first served, as well as for purchase at book stores and online booksellers.
Outbook connects the LGBTQ community, and celebrates the joy and tradition of sharing our stories. It is a Palm Springs Cultural Center program in partnership with the Palm Springs Public Library, this monthly book club highlights a mix of LGBTQ new releases and influential classics.
BOOK OF THE MONTH
A New York Times Book of the Year, 2018