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Notes from Last Night's Reading at the Harvard Coop

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reading tonight - wed. may 27 at Back Pages Books, Waltham, MA (near Boston) 7:30 pm.

Among those in attendance at my presentation last night on the third floor of the sprawling Harvard Coop bookstore:

*Three black men of retiree age who spoke with African accents. One of them asked me if any of this stuff was going on in the Muslim countries. Another of them asked if he could watch the presentation again, so I started it again and the three of them sat down in front of my netbook and watched the whole thing again while snacking from stuff they brought with them in plastic containers.

*One fiery youngish academic who noted that while my presentation was very interesting and provocative I was mostly wrong about everything

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