Join this virtual book club for a discussion of the One Book, One College selection, Symptoms of Being Human by Jeff Garvin. We will be talking about the book, as well as issues related to the novel including LGBTQIA+ representation, social media, pop culture and finding your voice. 

 

Brief Synopsis: Riley Cavanaugh, the protagonist of Symptoms of Being Human, is a gender fluid teen navigating the Orange County suburbs. Riley experiences bullying and creates a blog for therapeutic reasons. As a result, Riley inadvertently connects with their local LGBTQIA community and finds the courage to speak out.

 

Connect by PC, Mac, Linux, iOS or Android here: https://cccconfer.zoom.us/j/99529540115 

 

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