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Let's Talk Books

"Stony the Road"

2021-02-09 19:00:00 2021-02-09 20:00:00 America/New_York Let's Talk Books Join Let's Talk Books book discussion club to read and discuss "Stony the Road" by Henry Louis Gates, Jr. Virtual -

Tuesday, February 09
7:00pm - 8:00pm

Add to Calendar 2021-02-09 19:00:00 2021-02-09 20:00:00 America/New_York Let's Talk Books Join Let's Talk Books book discussion club to read and discuss "Stony the Road" by Henry Louis Gates, Jr. Virtual -

Join Let's Talk Books book discussion club to read and discuss "Stony the Road" by Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

Stony the Road: Reconstruction, White Supremacy, and the Rise of Jim Crow studies the time between emancipation of enslaved African Americans and the Civil Rights movement of the 1950s. In this book, Gates, a revered scholar and culture critic, explains what transpired in the after Civil War and the institutionalization of racist practices that continue to plague the country. 

Click here to place a copy on Stony the Road by Henry Louis Gates, Jr. 

This is virtual book club requires registration. Please use the link to the left to register.

Let's Talk Books is a monthly book discussion club hosted by the Barrett Branch Library. Email mzimmerman@alexlibraryva.org for more information. 

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