Posts Tagged ‘spekfic’

Readers of MadLab

Thursday, September 8th, 2011

MadLab may sometimes come across intimidatingly techy, a bit too geeky, too computer based, but actually it has also attracted a fair amount of book clubs. Sci Fiction Book Club, Skeptical Literature Book Group, MadGraphic Novel Group all still demonstrate interest that seems to go with the idea of a digital laboratory. Reading Groups in general are increasingly popular all over the country and there is a reason – through discussion more can be get out of a book than reading alone. A book club can mean a lot, it can go from simple discussion group to the idea of de-constructing literature. Three reading groups coming together in MadLab seem to have found their special focus. There hasn’t been much border crossing co-operation between these groups, but that could be something to plan for the future.