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HAS ANYTHING CHANGED IN HALF A CENTURY?

WRIritings by  JAMES BALDWIN & TA-NEHISI COATES

A winter community reading project in Keene Valley

Feb 1:  “The Fire Next Time,” James Baldwin, 1962.

Feb 1:  “Report From Occupied Territory,” Baldwin, 1966.

Feb 15:  “Between the World and Me,” Ta-Nehisi Coates, 2015.

Feb 29:  “The American Dream and the American Negro,” Baldwin, 1965.

Feb 29:  “The Case for Reparations,” Coates, 2014.

 

Three Mondays at 7:30 p.m.

 Feb. 1, Feb. 15. and Feb 29:  at the Keene Valley Library

Co-sponsored by the Keene Valley Library Assn., the Keene Valley Congregational Church, John Brown Lives! and the North Country Underground Railroad Historical Assn.

For more info and to sign up:  Contact Karen Glass (576-4335, library@kvvi.net) or Peter Slocum (518-708-5607, pslocum47@gmail.com)

Books and essays are available At the Keene Valley Library.

After the Ecstasy the Laundry.

Thursdays from noon to 1:00

A book discussion has formed around the book, After the Ecstasy the Laundry by Jack Kornfield.   Come and join us for a discussion and brown bag lunch on Thursday afternoons  from noon to 1:00.  There will be tea and coffee available..     Call Karen Glass at the library for more information.  576-4335

December 17:    Discussion of chapter 6

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