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Activist Book Club: Get Woke!

This progressive book club focuses on reading titles that cover timely political issues. Please read one or both of these for discussion of housing access and incarceration and how those issues are connected.
Attendees are asked to read either Evicted by Matthew Desmond or The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Color-blindness by Michelle Alexander.
Event date: 
Wednesday, August 15, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:15pm
Event address: 
11911 Freedom Drive
Reston, VA 20190
Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City Cover Image
ISBN: 9780553447453
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Broadway Books - February 28th, 2017

The New Jim Crow Cover Image
By Michelle Alexander, Cornel West (Introduction by)
ISBN: 9781595586438
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: New Press - January 16th, 2012