Episode 060: Dawn

Time to Read: a podcast book club

Jan 6 2023 • 58 mins

Welcome, Dear Readers.

You are listening to Time to Read, a Winnipeg Public Library podcast book club.  We are recording today from the Millennium Library, located in Treaty One Territory, the home and traditional lands of the Anishinaabe (Ojibwe), Ininew (Cree), and Dakota peoples, and in the National Homeland of the Red River Métis.  Our drinking water comes from Shoal Lake 40 First Nation, in Treaty Three Territory.

We are discussing Dawn by Octavia Butler.

MENTIONED IN THIS EPISODE

Our condolences go out to the family and friends of Tyree Cayer

The Lighthouse Mystery Series by Eva Gates

Network Effect by Martha Wells

Record of a Spaceborn Few by Becky Chambers

A libertarian walks into a bear by Matthew Hongoltz-Hetling

Kindred by Octavia Butler

Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes

Taft by Ann Patchett

The podcast Overdue, especially the Jagged Little Mill series

NEW YEAR’S READING RESOLUTIONS

Toby: Will read everything that Ann Patchett has published

Trevor: Will read something by Malcolm Gladwell

Dennis: Will read more non-fiction, especially science and technology

NERD WORDS FOR WORD NERDS

Toby: petard

Trevor: The “Monty Hall” Problem

Dennis: condole

Next month we will be discussing Rebecca by Daphne Du Maurier.

Thank you to everyone who read Dawn with us and for those who left comments on our social media.

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Time to Read is a production of the Winnipeg Public Library. Our panel today included Toby Cygman, Dennis Penner, and Trevor Lockhart.

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