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Wednesday, November 6, 2013
12:00–1:00 p.m.


Writing Center, Earle Hall Lower Level
through Google Hangout

Book Discussion: Behind the Beautiful Forevers

Behind the Beautiful Forevers, AU Reads BookPart of the Writing Center’s 10-year Anniversary Celebration.

Join us in person at the Writing Center or online through Google Hangout to discuss Katherine Boo’s provocative Behind the Beautiful Forevers, which was chosen as the 2013 First Year Summer Reading Book.

To join the discussion using Google Hangout, theses preparatory steps will allow folks to virtually join the discussion.

A webcam is necessary. Before the start of the Google Hangout sign into your Adelphi Gmail account, create your Google Plus profile, and please add Mary Wyeth ( to your circle and to your contact list.

If you’d like to join the book discussion hangout, simply send Mary Wyeth a chat message stating this and I’ll invite you to join the hangout.

Here’s an informative tutorial from Adelphi’s Faculty Center for Professional Excellence about getting started in Google Plus.
FCPE Google Hangout Tutorial
We’re also accepting suggestions for discussion questions on our Facebook page:

Light refreshments will be served in Earle Hall. We haven’t yet figured out how to make virtual treats available to participants.  We’re working on it though!

For more information, please contact:

The Writing Center
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