if you would like to run AGING BY THE BOOK in your organization, here are some resources to help you get started.
- Sample Reading List
- Notes for Facilitators
- Program Logistics, Ground Rules, and Opening/Closing Remarks
- Sample Weekly Agenda
- Typical Discussion Topics
You can listen to an actual reading circle discussing various texts in the CBC “Ideas” Radio Documentary Aging By The Book. The documentary places this work in the context of Narrative Gerontology, a branch of gerontology that uses literary metaphors to investigate what has been called “the inside of aging.”