Reserve a seat NOW for the Feb. 29 city-wide book club discussion

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with author Edward E. Baptist

Seats are going fast – reserve yours NOW!

On Feb. 29 come hear Edward E. Baptist, author of “The Half Has Never Been Told: Slavery and the Making of American Capitalism.” This is the culmination of our month long citywide book club for Black History Month.

When: Monday, February 29
Where: Highland Baptist Church, 1101 Cherokee Road
Time: 7p
Cost: FREE

Advance warning: reserve a seat ASAP as they’re going quickly. First come, first served. Click here to reserve your seats through Eventbrite. Tickets are free — It only takes two seconds to sign up to get one.

Cornell University historian and author Edward Baptist will join local leaders in a dialogue on the human toll racism takes in our country and city:

  • Is reconciliation possible?
  • Is there a solution?
  • What can we do as a community to bridge the economic gap between West and East Louisville?

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You may also wish to read Edward Baptist on ‘the lies we tell about slavery’ (Salon).

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