Rotating between fiction and nonfiction, the goal is to enjoy and grow our knowledge of the writing accomplished by Black, South Asian, Native, Latinx, and many other authors of color. Come listen, discuss, and learn how the words of those usually underrepresented in literature can fit within the world we live in today.

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December 18, 2019, 7pm: This month's pick is 
How to be an Antiracist by Ibram X. Kendi

“Kendi dissects why in a society where so few people consider themselves to be racist the divisions and inequalities of racism remain so prevalent. How to be an Antiracist punctures the myths of a post-racial America, examining what racism really is—and what we should do about it.”
Time
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How to be an Antiracist

January 8, 2020, 7pm: This month's pick is 
Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

“From one of the world’s great contemporary writers comes the story of two Nigerians making their way in the U.S. and the UK, raising universal questions of race and belonging, the overseas experience for the African diaspora, and the search for identity and a home.”
—Barack Obama
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PAST PICKS:

November 2019: Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward
Sing, Unburied, Sing

October 2019: The Ballad of Black Tom by Victor Lavalle
The Ballad of Black Tom

September 2019: When They Call You a Terrorist: A Black Lives Matter Memoir by Patrisse Khan-Cullors
When They Call You a Terrorist

August 2019: American Spy
American Spy

July 2019: The Book of Unknown Americans by Cristina Henriquez
Book of Unknown Americans

June 2019: Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng
Little Fires Everywhere

May 2019: The Fire Next Time by James Baldwin
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April 2019: Black Leopard, Red Wolf by Marlon James
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March 2019: There There by Tommy Orange
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February 2019: Devil in a Blue Dress by Walter Mosley
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January 2019: Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi
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December 2018: Ghosts in the Schoolyard by Eve L. Ewing
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November 2018: An American Marriage: A Novel by Tayari Jones
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October 2018Bad Indians: A Tribal Memoir by Deborah A. Miranda. 
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September 2018The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead. 
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