The Nubian Circle Book Club (NCBC)
formed in the summer of 2001. We are an active group comprised
of individuals from diverse economic, professional, geographical, and educational backgrounds including stockbrokers,
educators, computer analysts, counselors, engineers, entrepreneurs, etc. Our
common bond is the love of reading and discussing good literature.
our time and focus on the love
of literature. Our book club has never wavered from its vision of being a book
club -- the emphasis is on the word "book." Our discussions are lead by a facilitator
who uses pre-distributed questions to guide us thorough the book's issues and literary aspects. We often share our experiences, personal viewpoints, and interpretations
on topics that surface in the novels. So although the club engages in social
outings, our primary purpose and loyalty is to the books.
to review works by and about
African Americans and are proud to be supporters of the "New Renaissance". We
read all genres in an attempt to broaden our literary scope beyond our favorite books and authors. We read debut novels, works from the masters and seasoned authors, the classics as well as contemporary
in feedback and community
service. Some NCBC members also provide reviews
to on-line media giants such as BN.com and Amazon.com. We believe our book reviews
and critiques are positive and helpful contributions to authors, fellow readers, publicists, and the literary community as
the Arts and enjoy each
other's company outside of book club meetings....so you'll often find us around Greater Orlando at The People's Theatre, Orlando
Black Essential Theater, The Improv Comedy Club, Spoken Word events, local art museums, cultural festivals, concerts, movies,
various networking events, engaged in community service projects, and of course all the book signings we can support!
So now that you know more
about us....Be our guest!
who visit "The Circle" wish to remain and look forward to our monthly meetings.
Love & Peace,
Circle Book Club