Tue
25

Brown Bag Book Club: Many Are the Crimes: McCarthyism in America by Ellen Schrecker

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

12:00 PM-1:00 PM

Cost: Free and open to all - please register

Providence Public Library
150 Empire Street
Providence, RI 02903

Trustee's Room (3rd Floor)

Tue, 2014-11-25 12:00 - 13:00

Many Are the Crimes: McCarthyism in America by Ellen Schrecker

From an award-winning McCarthy scholar comes the first post-Cold War exploration of the anticommunist witch-hunt and its devastating impact. Tracing the way that a network of dedicated anticommunists created blacklists and destroyed organizations, this broadbased inquiry reveals the connections between McCarthyism's disparate elements in the belief that understanding its terrible mechanics can prevent a repetition

 

Parking is available at the Providence Hilton Parking Garage: $3/3 hours. 

Bring ticket for stamping at the Library.

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