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Book Club: The Peripheral

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Read the book ahead of time and come to this event to chat about it. William Gibson's The Peripheral was described by GQ thusly: "...set in not one but two futures. The first, not far off from our own present day, takes place in a Winter's Bone-ish world where the only industries still surviving are lightly evolved versions of Walmart and the meth trade. The second future is set further along in time, after a series of not-quite-cataclysmic events that have killed most of the world's population, leaving behind a monarchic class of gangsters, performance artists, and publicists in an otherwise deserted London."

Want to read it? Count ME in.