The African American Authors Book Discussion Group in Ypsilanti, Mich., discusses Michael Eric Dyson's “Is Bill Cosby Right? (Or Has the Black Middle Class Lost Its Mind?),” which takes Cosby to task for comments he made about the black underclass.
A book club at the Westlake Porter Public Library in Westlake, Ohio, discusses Malcolm Gladwell's “Blink: The Power of Thinking without Thinking,” in which he explores “rapid cognition,” or snap decisions.
Swarthmore College political science professor Raymond Hopkins discusses Robert Penn Warren's novel “All the King's Men,” a fictionalized account of the Huey Long story, with the Swarthmore College-Mount Holyoke alumni book group.