Movie Book Club - Nomadland (M)

Movie Book Club - Nomadland (M)

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Gisborne Library

8 Hamilton Street

Gisborne, VIC 3437


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Is the book better? Is the casting perfect? The Movie Book Club is all about movies based on books and what you think of them.

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Based on the book by Jessica Bruder.

Employers have discovered a new, low-cost labor pool, made up largely of transient older Americans. Finding that social security comes up short, often underwater on mortgages, these invisible casualties of the Great Recession have taken to the road by the tens of thousands in late-model RVs, travel trailers, and vans, forming a growing community of nomads: migrant laborers who call themselves "workampers." Bruder hits the road to get to know her subjects, accompanying them from job to job in the dark underbelly of the American economy, while celebrating their resilience and creativity.

Borrow Nomadland.



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