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SVA Faculty Book Club: The New Jim Crow, chapters 4-6

SVA Faculty Book Club: The New Jim Crow, chapters 4-6 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, September 3rd, 4:30-5:30, we will discuss chapters 4-6 of the book The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness by Michelle Alexander. The first half of the book was discussed on August 6th.

Register for the September 3rd 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 

Race: the Power of an Illusion directed by Christine Herbes-Sommers, Tracy Heather Strain, Llewellyn Smith


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, September 3, 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/tJMpdO6sqjotHdGyVz-Q9_JO9DIEJU-LcMSi

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