Reading Groups

Reading Groups are currently on hiatus.

The following are the reading groups available through
Think Between the Lines:

Queer Intersectionality

Personal Track

Includes conversations around gender, sexualities often forgotten, women’s studies, and the intersectionality with other identities.

Meets the 2nd Sunday of each month from 1:30-2:30pm EST

Queerness as a Community Term

Professional Track

Includes conversations around being queer and professional, understanding queerness as it relates to LGBTQ+ only spaces, and navigating queer communities.

Meets the 1st Sunday of each month from 1:30-2:30pm EST

Capable Bodies, Access and Minds (C-BAM!)

Personal Track [Formerly “Individuals with Disabilities”]

Conversations about all kinds of disability and illnesses regardless of their visibility or recognition within medical communities. Ideal for folks who want to share their own experiences, BAM!

Meets the first Monday of each month from 11:00am-12:00pm EST

Ability, Disability, Access, and More

Professional Track

Conversations about inclusion for folks with disabilities, and professionalism related to personal curiosities to one’s own and others’ disabilities. Ideal for folks interested in broadening access perspectives in the workplaces.

Meets the 2nd Monday of each month from 11:30am-12:30pm EST

Mutual Aid and All it Encompasses (MAAE)

Personal Track [Formerly, “Homelessness and Mutual Aid”]

Connects various types of mutual aid with communities of poverty and homelessness and how Mutual Aid can help people in need.

Meets the 3rd Monday of each month from 2:00-3:00pm EST

Class and Poverty

Professional Track

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Connects professionals with additional resources for work toward elimination of poverty and classism bias within the workplace.

Meets the 4th Monday of each Month from 2:30-3:30pm EST

Police Abolitionist Movements

Professional Track

Conversations related to criminal justice, immigration, and anti-police movements from multiple generations. Engage with readings and people about proactively dismantling these systems of oppression that harm communities.

Meets the 3rd Friday of each month from 10:00-11:00am EST

Your White Privilege is Showing (YWPS)

Personal Track

A conversation with white folks about unearned pathways, whiteness, and privilege, a precursor to engaging in active anti-racism education.

Meets the 4th Friday of each month from 11:30am-12:30pm EST

All reading groups will feature 15-30 minutes of an academic-style (non-fiction) reading, read by the organizer, followed by a guided discussion. The discussion is usually 30-45 minutes.

At this time, reading groups in the Personal Track are free to attend.
Attendees interested in the Professional Track Reading Groups are asked to make a small donation