Reading Group books are available from Left Bank Books in St. Louis, MO at a 20% discount.
This group is open to the public. The group meets on Thursday evenings at 7:00pm at the Kirkwood Public Library.
"In the quest to transform the Kirkwood area into a prejudice-free community of highly respectful individuals, CFUH initiates ongoing dialogue and social interaction to create an environment of understanding and healing."
January 20, 2022: Yellow Bird: Oil, Murder, and a Woman's Search for Justice in Indian Country by Sierra Crane Murdoch
February 17, 2022: Stamped from the Beginning by Ibram X. Kendi
March 17, 2022: The Color of Money: Black Banks and the Racial Wealth Gap by Mehrsa Baradaran
April 21, 2022: So You Want to Talk about Race by Ijeoma Oluo
May 19, 2022: The Butterfly Effect: How Kendrick Lamar Ignited the Soul of Black America by Marcus J. Moore
June 16, 2022: The Sum of Us: What Racism Costs Everyone and How We Can Prosper Together by Heather McGhee
July 21, 2022: Unbound: My Story of Liberation and the Birth of the Me Too Movement by Tarana Burke
August 18, 2022: The 1619 Project by Nikole Hannah-Jones
September 15, 2022: Annual potluck and book selection meeting. Location and time TBD.
October 20, 2022: You Sound Like a White Girl: The Case for Rejecting Assimilation by Julissa Arce
December 1, 2022: As Long As Grass Grows: The Indigenous Fight for Environmental Justice, from Colonization to Standing Rock by Dina Gilio-Whitaker
January 19, 2023: Disability Visibility: First-Person Stories from the Twenty-first Century by Alice Wong
February 16, 2023: Becoming Abolitionists: Police, Protests, and the Pursuit of Freedom by Derecka Purnell
March 16, 2023: The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison
April 20, 2023: Night of the Living Rez by Morgan Talty
May 18, 2023: Beautiful Country: A Memoir by Qian Julie Wang
June 15, 2023: How Much of These Hills is Gold by C. Pam Zhang
July 20, 2023: Abolishing State Violence: A World Beyond Bombs, Borders, and Cages by Ray Acheson
August 17, 2023: You Can't Be Serious by Kal Penn