Do you want to read books by amazing Black women writers? Do you want to discuss works from a Black feminist perspective(s)? Do you want to do all of this in an awesome gem of a feminist bookstore? Then the Black Feminist Book Club is for you! Charis Circle board chair Susana Morris is the facilitator of this group. This spring and summer we are reading Black Feminist contemporary memoir. All community members are welcome to participate! This is a Charis Circle from margin to center literary event and the suggested donation is $5.
July: The Light of the World by Elizabeth Alexander
August: Ordinary Light by Tracy K. Smith
Named one of the Best Books of the Century by New York Magazine
Two-time National Book Award winner Jesmyn Ward (Salvage the Bones, Sing, Unburied, Sing) contends with the deaths of five young men dear to her, and the risk of being a black man in the rural South.