Continue the conversation about race, class, and democracy that the selection for One Book, One Oak Park, Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates, inspired. Returning to the original panel from the discussion during One Book, One Oak Park are author, George Bailey, journalist, teacher, and filmmaker, Stan West, and principal and co-founder of the Village Leadership Academy, Nakisha Hobbs.
Continue the conversation about race, class, and democracy that the selection for One Book, One Oak Park, Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates, inspired with Corrie Wallace, the Director of Equity and English Language Learning at Niles North High School.
For caregivers with young children. Toys and books will be provided for babies and toddlers while grown-ups participate in a library-led book discussion about Between the World and Me, a National Book Award-winning title, in which Ta-Nehisi Coates takes on American history and ideals to explore the most intimate concerns of a father for his son. He offers a powerful new framework for understanding our nation's history and current crises.
You are invited to join your neighbors, friends, and to video chat with author Joshua Foer as we celebrate connections weve all made. Lets talk about our first communitys reading experience, play memory games, and enjoy brain-boosting foods.