The poll is closed and the RSVPs open for our December and January Nonfiction meetups. For our meetup on December 15, we will be discussing Garbage Land: On the Secret Trail of Trash. By Elizabeth Royte. 296 pp + index. A chronicle of the weird stuff that happens to what we discard. You can RSVP at this link:http://www.meetup.com/notablebooks/calendar/15532309/?from=list&offset=0
On January 19, the topic will be Hip: the History. By John Leland. 356 pp + notes, index. A lively study of the well-known but hard to define antiestablishment posture. RSVPs are open now at:http://www.meetup.com/notablebooks/calendar/15532322/?from=list&offset=0
Also, you may be interested to know that the Notable 100 List for 2010 is now up at:http://www.nytimes.com/2010/12/05/books/review/100-notable-books-2010.html?_r=1&pagewanted=all
It will be appearing in print on Sunday, December 5.
Michael, Katie, Geraldine, Mark