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Chairman's Book Club, Between the World and Me

WHAT: Chairman’s Book Club

Public discussion on new books & current events
Hosted by Library Board Chairman Frank Housh
Free & open to the Public

Featured book:
Between the World and Me  by Ta-Nehisi Coates

About the book:
Between the World and Me is a bold and personal literary exploration of America’s racial history by “the single best writer on the subject of race in the United States” (The New York Observer)

Between the World and Me is a:
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
NATIONAL BOOK AWARD WINNER  
NAACP IMAGE AWARD WINNER
PULITZER PRIZE FINALIST
NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD FINALIST
NAMED ONE OF THE TEN BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR by The New York Times Book Review

Distinguished local panelists: 
Heron Simmonds-Price, Adjunct Professor, Canisius College,
Anthony Neal, Professor, Buffalo State College,
Sharon Holley, acclaimed Storyteller and retired Librarian

WHERE:
Frank E. Merriweather, Jr. Branch Library
1324 Jefferson Avenue (north of E. Utica), Buffalo, 716-883-4418

WHEN: Tuesday, August 16 @ 6:30pm

Books available @ Buffalo & Erie County Public Libraries
Ask about our “Book in A Bag” for Book Clubs!

Buffalo & Erie County Public Library

(716) 858-8900 www.BuffaloLib.org

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Buffalo & Erie County Public Library

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