August 12, 2020

Big Read Discussion

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I’m Still Here: Black Dignity in a World Made for Whiteness by Austin Channing Brown

Program Details:

The Foreigner’s Home film screening — Monday September 14th at 6:00pm

A film-screening will be held via Zoom of the documentary, “The Foreigner’s Home”. The feature-length documentary film explores the vision and work of Toni Morrison through “The Foreigner’s Home,” the 2006 exhibition she guest-curated at the Louvre. Zoom info will be posted here later.

Book Discussions — Monday September 28th, Monday October 12th, Monday October 26th at 6:00pm

Attend a conversation. Register here: https://forms.gle/i8yEq1p6zieK3rmU8

Book discussions will be held via Zoom and moderated by PTL staff. Registration is encouraged to assist with creating right-sized discussions, but all meetings will be open to the public to join on Zoom. To register, please fill out this form https://forms.gle/i8yEq1p6zieK3rmU8 or feel free to call us at 603.924.8040

How to Read the Book:

Print copies of the book will be available beginning August 15th to library card holders at the Peterborough Town Library.

eBooks and audiobooks will be available to all with a NH library card for download through NH Downloadable Books. Electronic books are made possible by a grant from the New Hampshire Humanities and the National Endowment for the Humanities.

To access the eBooks or audio, visit NH Downloadable Books here.

(Please note Peterborough card holders will be moved up the queue so don’t be alarmed if you are last on the list– we will move you up!)

Keep exploring books on racial justice. See our suggested Reading Guide here.