The Mending Time: An Evening With Meta Commerse

Event date: 
Friday, July 13, 2018 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm

Meta Commerse is the award-winning author of six books and one play, all focused on family violence prevention and healing.  She is Certified Wellness Practitioner, Adjunct Professor of history and English in Asheville, North Carolina. 

She visits Charis to read from and sign her first novel, The Mending Time, which is an intergenerational story of overcoming cycles and effects of violence and separation in the legacy of slavery.  The novel traces two families on the South Side of Chicago over the course of three generations, taking an intricate look at the effects of historic discrimination, struggle, migration and urban life on these African descended people. 

Books will be available for purchase at the event.

This is a Charis Circle From Margin to Center Literary Event. The suggested donation is $5. 

Event address: 
1189 Euclid Ave. NE
Charis Books and More
Atlanta, GA 30307