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Brown Bag Book Club: Dual Selections (Choose one or read both!)

Tuesday, February 26, 2013

12:00 PM-1:00 PM

Cost: Free and Open to the Public

Providence Public Library
150 Empire Street
Providence, RI 02903

Small Meeting Room (3rd Floor)

Carry Me Home:  Birmingham, Alabama by Diane McWhorter

McWhorter's magisterial narrative tells the story of the civil rights movement in Birmingham, from the '50s through the '60, documenting the real story of integrating the South.

 

Warriors Don’t Cry by Melba Beals

Using news accounts and her teenage diary, Beals relives the harrowing year when she was selected as one of the first nine students to integrate Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas, in 1957.

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