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Meetup details changed: November Book Discussion. Oops picked the wrong date - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/Pensive-­Faust/events/209407052/ When : Thursday, November 27, 2014 Cathy Sep 26, 2014 6:59 AM
Drinks tonight. - Hi there,  sorry for a very short notice, we are meeting tonight at 6 pm  at the Little Beer Quarter by Willis street. If you have no plans, come and join us. If you are lost, call me, th Alex K. Oct 26, 2012 1:04 PM
Contributions to new reading list. - Dear all, as you probably know, we are updating our reading list, if you wish your favorite authors/books to be read please add your suggestions on our discussion board Alex K. Sep 4, 2012 4:00 AM
How this group works - Cathy Feb 18, 2012 9:19 AM
Literary Party - Dear all, I have updated Literary Pary meeting; http://www.meetup.com/Pensive-­Faust/events/35760242/ A fair bit of effort has goine into putting this together, hope you can come and enjoy th Alex K. Nov 11, 2011 2:34 PM
Change of venue for 2nd November. - Dear all, Please note the venue for our meeting on the 2nd of November has changed to Library bar Level 1/53 Courtenay Place. Kind regards, Alex Alex K. Nov 1, 2011 2:31 PM
Travel writers wanted: Wellington Travcom Event - Late notice and unfortunately clashes with our discussion night, but there may be some out there that are interested: Wellington Travcom Event, 25 October – Wine ‘n’ Cheese & Slide-show Spectacular Cathy Oct 19, 2011 7:09 PM
RE: [Pensive-Faust] Books for October. - Paul Sep 23, 2011 1:37 PM
Re: [Pensive-Faust] Books for October. - tasha Sep 23, 2011 1:08 PM
Books for October. - Hi all, Wanted to get your input on choosing two new books for October (assuming none were actually chosen yesterday). Our reading list was updated yesterday, I beleive. Here it is: Alex K. Sep 23, 2011 12:55 PM
film this weekend - Check out the group page - upcoming film this weekend - cant announce it via the listing for some mysterious computer reason. Hope to see you there leonie Sep 1, 2011 8:27 AM
Alex Tho added a post - Guys, just to give you an update, I am organizing a meeting with Joan Druett, a distinguished historian and a novelist, in mid January. Has anyone finished reading Tupaia? If so mail me with questions. Alex K. Dec 30, 2010 10:12 AM
Alex Tho added a post - Guys, would be lovely to see you all at Roseneath, please bring stuff to sit on :) Alex K. Dec 17, 2010 8:21 PM
Alex Tho added a post - The voting for the new two books has opened, please send votes to Kunal. The reading list is in the Discussion section (all apart form Lolita and Letters Home). Alex K. Dec 14, 2010 8:50 AM
New Meetup. - Please check the details for the 18th December. Alex K. Dec 14, 2010 8:26 AM
Introducing Nick Chrustowski - Announcing a new Meetup for Pensive Faust Wellington Book club! What : Nick Chrustowski When : Sunday, December 5,[masked]:00 AM Where Alex K. Nov 29, 2010 11:48 AM
Alex Tho added a post - Hi there, quick update, I have set up a mirror page for this group on Facebook. It allows a bit more connectivity in my opinion. So more than welcome to follow us there too. Warm regards, Alex Alex K. Nov 22, 2010 12:26 PM
Alex Tho added a post - 3 more copies of Lolita are at the Unity books. at $14, it's not too bad I think, first come first served basis. Alex K. Nov 11, 2010 4:56 PM
Meetup details changed: Joan Druett - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/Pensive-­Faust/calendar/15076476/ When : Thursday, November 18,[masked]:00 PM Alex K. Nov 10, 2010 2:35 PM
Re: [Pensive-Faust] Alex Tho added a post - I'm sharing some of the discussion questions I found online for Lolita. I think they are good, but we should come up with some of our own. Kunal G. Nov 9, 2010 3:34 PM
Alex Tho added a post - Will be procuring the books on the Reading list, need to know the numbers, please notify which one you'd like. I have negotiated a few deals with the bookshops, will try to take advantage of. A. Alex K. Nov 9, 2010 10:52 AM
New Meetup: Joan Druett - Announcing a new Meetup for Pensive Faust Wellington Book club! What : Joan Druett When : Thursday, November 18,[masked]:00 PM Where : C Alex K. Nov 9, 2010 10:48 AM
Alex Tho added a post - For people that are keen to contribute to 9th Dec meeting Discussion Questions for Lolita Discussion Questions for Letters Home Presentation about Sylvia Plath let me know. I will do a presentation about Nabokov. Alex K. Nov 9, 2010 10:43 AM
New Meetup: Discussion. - Announcing a new Meetup for Pensive Faust Wellington Book club! What : Discussion. When : Thursday, December 9,[masked]:00 PM Where : Cu Alex K. Nov 9, 2010 10:38 AM
New Meetup: Drinks - Announcing a new Meetup for Pensive Faust Wellington Book club! What : Drinks When : Thursday, November 4,[masked]:00 PM Where : The Sou Alex K. Nov 2, 2010 10:49 AM
Alex Tho added a post - A quick message to all, wanted to find out how the reading is going. I am finishing 'Fraction of the whole' at the moment. Alex K. Oct 21, 2010 8:51 AM
Meetup update - Apologies, it is not the 25th October, but Alex K. Oct 12, 2010 11:20 AM
New Meetup: Joan Druett - Announcing a new Meetup for Pensive Faust Wellington Book club! What : Joan Druett When : Thursday, November 18,[masked]:00 PM Where : C Alex K. Oct 12, 2010 11:12 AM
New Meetup: Discussion. - Announcing a new Meetup for Pensive Faust Wellington Book club! What : Discussion. When : Monday, October 25,[masked]:00 PM Where : Cubi Alex K. Oct 12, 2010 10:56 AM
New Meetup: Wellington Sci-Fi writers - Announcing a new Meetup for Pensive Faust Wellington Book club! What : Wellington Sci-Fi writers When : Thursday, October 14,[masked]:00 PM Alex K. Oct 1, 2010 3:30 PM
Venue for Thursday 23rd September meetup is Cubita. - 3/101 Corurtenenay Place, Opposite Les Mills gym. Alex K. Sep 21, 2010 2:46 PM
Alex Tho added a post - Current reading: Freedom, Jonathan Franzen A Franction of The Whole, Steve Toltz Discussion meeting about the above will be scheduled towards the end of October. Alex K. Sep 21, 2010 1:51 PM
Supporting Wellington Writers, Tim Jones - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/Pensive-­Faust/calendar/14788699/ When : Thursday, September 23,[masked]:00 PM Alex K. Sep 16, 2010 4:38 PM
Reading list votes. - Dear friends, Voting on the reading l Alex K. Sep 16, 2010 3:56 PM
Re: [Pensive-Faust] Pensive Faust Chief Secretary. - Hi Alex, I don't have too much time on my hands but being a book lover I would really li Kunal G. Sep 11, 2010 3:29 PM
Voting on the reading list. - Please send the votes to me, the site does not seem to ha Alex K. Sep 11, 2010 11:54 AM
Pensive Faust Chief Secretary. - A short message to all members, does anyone want to get a Alex K. Sep 11, 2010 11:51 AM
Update on the Reading list, 9th September 2010 - Dear friends, It was very nice to meet eve Alex K. Sep 11, 2010 11:17 AM
Meet up on Thursday 9th September, 6pm, Olive Cafe - Hi there every body, Just a quick note about our Alex K. Sep 7, 2010 1:18 PM
Book fair 21 Aug, TSB arena. - Hi there all, Just mailing to find out if Alex K. Jul 16, 2010 1:45 AM
Re: [Pensive-Faust] Location for meet up - Thanks, noted. Kind regards, +44  Alex K. Jul 2, 2010 6:07 PM
Re: [Pensive-Faust] Location for meet up - Alex, Olive is a quiet little place, quite nice inside. They have good food, and if we went on for awhile, they wouldn't kick us out. Dave On Fri, Jul 2, 2010 at 6:35 AM, Alex Tho Dave W. Jul 2, 2010 9:06 AM
Location for meet up - Hi there all, so far Olive at 170 Cuba Str Alex K. Jul 2, 2010 6:35 AM
Hi there everyone, - I decided to drop you a like to get some updates, thoughts on how your reading is going. I have written down a few discussion points on 'After Dark', so when we'll meet in September hopefully that'll help to have an interesting discussion Alex K. Jun 28, 2010 8:13 PM
Re: [Pensive-Faust] Update on the reading list. - Good-day, Thank-you for your reply. Since you say it is that/so "structured" (reading-list) I guess I will politely leave since it doesn't suit. I'm all for "interesting discussion", "well researched", "educational", "reading", "classics", thinking, " Sean B. Jun 10, 2010 3:46 PM
Update on the reading list. - Dear members, Wanted to let you know that at the moment there are two books on the reading list: 'After Dark' Murakami 'The Last Station' Jay Parini I am keen to get some feedback on the below: 'A Fraction of The Who Alex K. Jun 10, 2010 2:01 AM

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