The OutBook Book Club is supported by the Palm Springs Public Library. Selections are chosen by group members and highlight a mix of new LGBTQ+
The OutBook Book Club is supported by the Palm Springs Public Library. Selections are chosen by group members and highlight a mix of new LGBTQ+ releases and influential classics.
OutBook meets on the first Wednesday of the month in The Learning Center at the Palm Springs Public Library (unless otherwise noted) at 6:00 p.m. The book discussion starts at 6:30 p.m. (from 6:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. is a social mixer). For questions and information about the OutBook Book Club, please email book club coordinator Hubertus Zegers in advance of the meeting.
OutBook OutLoud is a speakers series connected to OutBook providing opportunities to engage with LGBTQ+ authors nationwide. If you're an author and/or know someone who might be a great speaker—please contact Hubertus Zegers.
October 4, 2023: Leonardo Da Vinci by Walter Isaacson
November 1, 2023: Fellow Travelers by Thomas Mallon
December 6, 2023: A Previous Life by Edmund White
January 3, 2024: Female Husbands: A Trans History by Jen Manion
February 7, 2024: The Book of Salt by Monique Truong
March 6, 2024: The Paris Bookseller by Kerri Maher
April 3, 2024: The Best Strangers in the World: Stories from a Life Spent Listening by Ari Shapiro
May 1, 2024: The World and All That It Holds by Aleksandar Hemon
June 5, 2024: Mama's Boy: A Story from Our Americas by Dustin Lance Black
July 10, 2024: Biography of X by Catherine Lacey
(Please note this is the 2nd Wednesday of the Month)
August 7, 2024: Borrowed Time: An AIDS Memoir by Paul Monette
Most titles are available as Downloadable Audiobooks and/or eBooks from PSP
(Wednesday) 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Palm Springs Cultural Center
1300 E Baristo Rd, Palm Springs CA 92262