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SVA Faculty Book Club: The New Jim Crow, chapters 1-3

SVA Faculty Book Club: The New Jim Crow, chapters 1-3 Online

Every two weeks, a faculty-only book and film group meets to engage in an energetic dialogue on critical teaching issues such as race and culture. All the titles will be available for free from the SVA Library.

Thursday, August 6th, 4:30-5:30, we will discuss chapters 1-3 of the book The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness by Michelle Alexander. The second half of the book will be discussed on September 3rd.

Register for the August 6th meeting here.


Past titles discussed include:

Me and White Supremacy by Layla F. Saad

White Like Me directed by Jeremy Young, Scott Morris, Sut Jhally, Time Wise

I Am Not Your Negro: James Baldwin and Race in America directed by Raoul Peck 


SVA faculty are invited to join the book club's Slack workspace to continue discussion of all titles.

Related LibGuide: Antiracist Resources by Phoebe Stein

Thursday, August 6, 2020
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Time Zone:
Eastern Time - US & Canada (change)
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This is an online event. Event URL: https://sva.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJMkcuuhqDkpGtO2CFQD61YCaDvAHQAVyJxF

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