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Southwest Book Club Meets February 3

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The Southwest Book Club will meet on Tuesday, February 3, 2009 at 7:00 p.m. at the Southwest Library. This month the Southwest Book Club is exploring food politics and culture. "Chew on This" will be a themed discussion regarding our nation's food industry; and the attitudes, practices, and rituals surrounding food. A suggested reading list of various food industry-related titles is available at Southwest Library.

Materials may be reserved for home delivery or location pick-up at http://www.ocls.info

Anyone age 18 or older is welcome to attend. The book club meets monthly at the Southwest Branch Library.

For more information, please call 407.835.7323 or email southwest@ocls.info

Discussion Questions
If you are unable to attend the meeting or you would like to join our discussion, you can share your thoughts or respond to the discussion questions below. Simply click "Comments" located at the bottom of this post. Join the discussion!

1. What was your perception of America's food industry prior to reading your book? (Please state the title of the book)

2. What are the problems or issues raised by the author of the book you read?

3. Has it altered your views on the way food is acquired and consumed?

4. In what ways, if any, have you changed your eating habits since reading your book?


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