The Carter G. Woodson Reading Circle is a new community-based book discussion group exploring views of Black culture from a scholarly perspective, starting with the theme of social justice. This monthly event features an accomplished guest from the community to lead the conversation.
Events are held on Zoom. The events are hosted by Woodson Regional Library.
The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America by Richard Rothstein. Discussion led by Dan Duster, a motivational speaker, success coach and great-grandson of Ida B. Wells. 6 p.m. Tuesday, September 29; see September Woodson Reading Circle event listing for complete details.
The Fire This Time: A New Generation Speaks About Race by Jesmyn Ward. Discussion led by educator Dr. Stephanie Davenport. 6 p.m. Tuesday, October 20; see October Woodson Reading Circle event listing for complete details.
Tears We Cannot Stop: A Sermon to White America by Michael Eric Dyson. Discussion led by the Rev. Dr. Mark Barclay. 6 p.m. Tuesday, November 17; see November Woodson Reading Circle event listing for complete details.