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SDARJ Book & Film Discussion Group | Daddy Was a Number Runner

SDARJ Book & Film Discussion Group | Daddy Was a Number Runner

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This book club is a partnership with the Southern Delaware Alliance for Racial Justice. This group usually meets on the fourth Tuesday of the month and discusses classic and contemporary works of fiction, non-fiction, poetry, and cinematic art. All are welcome.

The 2024 selections are:
January 23 | Twice as Hard: Black Women Who Fought to Become Physicians by Jasmine Brown
February 27 | The House of Eve by Sadeqa Johnson
March 26 | But Will You Love Me Tomorrow: An Oral History of the ‘60s Girl Groups by Laura Flam and Emily Sieu Liebowitz
April 23 | Origin (film) / Supplemental reading: Caste by Isabelle Wilkerson
May 28 | I Saw Death Coming by Kidada Williams (author joining the discussion via Zoom)
June 25 | Women of the Post by Joshunda Sanders / Supplemental viewing: The SixTripleEight (film) (author joining the discussion via Zoom)
July 23 | Take My Hand by Dolen Perkins-Valdez
August 27 | I Am Not Your Negro (film) / Supplemental reading: Notes of a Native Son by James Baldwin
September 24 | Daddy Was a Number Runner by Louise Meriwether
October 22 | Going to Mars: The Nikki Giovanni Project (film) / Supplemental reading: Make Me Rain: Poems and Prose by Nikki Giovanni
November 26 | Devil in the Grove by Gilbert King
December | no meeting


NOTE: this session is available to attend in-person or through Zoom. You MUST REGISTER and indicate which you prefer.

If you have need assistance with registration or getting your Zoom invitation, please email the library.

Basic written instructions for using Zoom may be found here and a brief video tutorial may be found here. Closed captioning is available for all our sessions. Information on enabling closed captioning in Zoom may be found here.

This is an online event. Event URL will be sent via registration email.
Date:
Tuesday, September 24, 2024 Show more dates
Time:
6:00pm - 8:00pm Eastern Time
Location:
Computer Training Room
Library:
Lewes Public Library
Audience:
  Adults     Older Adults  
Categories:
  Book Discussions  

Registration is required. There are 15 in-person seats available. There are 49 online seats available.