Victorian Sci-Fi Book Club

Repeats every month on the second Wednesday until Tue Sep 01 2020 .
Sep 11 2019 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Visitor Center

1117 Magoffin Avenue
El Paso  Texas  79901

Now at a NEW time!

Celebrate science-fiction like it's 1899! Join us as we discuss Victorian sci-fi over tea and put it in historical context. Give your opinion on some classic books that influenced all modern sci-fi. Please see our reading list for 2019 below. All books selections are available online for free from Gutenberg.org or librivox. This event is free.

Must call ahead to reserve your spot! Call 915-533-5147, ext. 1005.

September 11– The Sleeper Awakes, by H.G. Wells, 1899

October 9– A Crystal Age, by William H. Hudson, 1887

November 13– Unveiling a Parallel: A Romance, by Alice Ilgerfritz and Ella Merchant, 1893

December 11– Looking Backward, 2000 to 1887, by Edward Bellamy, 1888

January 8– A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court, by Mark Twain, 1889

February 12– Robur the Conquerer, by Jules Verne, 1886

March 11– The Land of the Changing Sun, by William Harben, 1894

April 8– A Strange Manuscript Found in a Copper Cylinder, by James de Mille, 1888

May 13– Symzonia: A Voyage of Discovery, by Captain Adam Seaborn, 1820

June 10– The Wonderful Visit, by H.G. Wells, 1895

July 8– News from Nowhere, by William Morris, 1890

August 12– The Begum's Fortuna, by Jules Verne, 1879