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"Nerds. Once a tortured subrace of humans condemned to hiding in dark corners from the brutal hand of social torment... now, captains of industry!" - Chris Hardwick

This is a book club for those of you who are interested in the kind of books that explore all of the great themes of science fiction, fantasy and horror -- like what, exactly, happens to the bourgeoisie in a zombie apocalypse (hint: they taste just like everyone else). We'll read everything from your bog standard literary novel to graphic novels, and maybe the occasional non-fiction nerd memoir (or "nermoir").

Our monthly meetings consist of 30 minutes of introductions, followed by a guided 1 hour group book discussion. Members are free to hang out after the discussion, and, you know, be all social and stuff.

Once or twice a month, we will also attend movie screenings and other nerdtastic events in and around OC and LA. If you have any event suggestions, let one of the organizers know!

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  • 4 days ago · 7:00 PM

    S4E05: We by Yevgeny Zamyatin

    11 nerds

    "A seminal work of dystopian fiction that foreshadowed the worst excesses of Soviet Russia, Yevgeny Zamyatin's We is a powerfully inventive vision that has influenced... Learn more
  • May 13 · 7:00 PM

    Whedoncon

    2 nerds | 1 Photo

    Whedonopolis is holding its first convention this year, and passes are still available! Check out their website here: http://www.whedoncon.com A preview of the schedule... Learn more
  • April 29 · 7:00 PM

    S4E04: Solaris by Stanislaw Lem

    16 nerds | 5.00 | 2 Photos

    "When psychologist Kris Kelvin arrives at the planet Solaris to study the ocean that covers its surface, he finds himself confronting a painful memory embodied in the... Learn more
  • April 9 · 10:00 AM

    Hobby Day

    6 nerds

    St. Crispin's Irregulars - Hobby Day “Everyone should set aside one day a month to just hang out with their friends.” Whatever your hobby is, wouldn't it be more fun to... Learn more
  • April 2 · 7:00 PM

    SPONTANEANATION Live! with Paul F. Tompkins

    3 nerds | 5.00

    My tickets are purchased through May, so if you would like to join me, please do so. "Paul F. Tompkins is back with his new monthly show SPONTANEANATION at Largo.... Learn more
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