Ferguson Readings on Race

Reading Group books are available from Left Bank Books in St. Louis, MO at a 20% discount.

This is a private group that accepts new members. They meet on the second Monday of the month at 6:00pm at the Ferguson Municipal Library 35 North Florissant Rd, Ferguson, MO. If you are interested in joining, please send Shane an email at shane.m@left-bank.com

2017 Titles

January 2017: film

February 2017: Hillbilly Elegy by J.D. Vance

March 2017: film

April 2017: Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead

May: Ferguson's Fault Lines by Kimberly Norwood

June: March: Book One or March (Trilogy) by John Lewis

July: Education of a WASP by Lois M. Stalvey

August: Blood of Emmett Till by Timothy B. Tyson

September: presentation on restorative justice (Moyende Anwise and Jon-Pierre Mitchom facilitating)  Background reading suggestions of Brene Brown's Daring Greatly.

October: Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead

November: Tears We Cannot Stop: A Sermon to White America by Michael Eric Dyson

 

 

Previous Titles: 2015-2016

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Daring Greatly: How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead Cover Image
$13.60
ISBN: 9781592408412
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Avery Publishing Group - April 7th, 2015

September 2017 Ferguson Readings on Race suggested reading


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The Underground Railroad Cover Image
$21.56
ISBN: 9780385542364
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Doubleday Books - August 2nd, 2016

October 2017 Ferguson Readings on Race selection


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Tears We Cannot Stop: A Sermon to White America Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9781250135995
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: St. Martin's Press - January 17th, 2017

November 2017 Ferguson Readings on Race selection