We're Better Than This Book cover and Elijah Cummings Virtual Event details

We're Better Than This by Elijah Cummings — A Virtual Conversation

Wed., Jan. 6
Join Dr. Maya Rockeymoore Cummings and Jim Dale for a deeper look into the book We’re Better than This by U.S. Representative Elijah Cummings. Learn more about how the book came to be written, and the formative moments in Mr. Cummings’ lifetime that helped to shape his dedication to public service. Dr. Cummings will reconstruct the congressman’s final days and reflect on how he would…
Cover art for "Moon of the Crusted Snow" by Waubgeshig Rice.

Virtual Book Club: Moon of the Crusted Snow

Thu., Dec. 3
Join a lively discussion with fellow book lovers via Zoom to discuss Moon of the Crusted Snow by Waubgeshig Rice. Fall is just about to turn into winter when cell service goes out in a Anishinaabe community in Rice’s chilling post-apocalyptic novel (following Legacy). The novel centers on Evan Whitesky, a young father to two children living on a reservation in northern Canada who is…
book cover for The 7 1/2 Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle

Virtual Book Club: 7 1/2 Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle

Thu., Nov. 12
  Join a lively discussion with fellow book lovers via Zoom to discuss The 7 1/2 Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle by Stuart Turton. In this dizzying literary puzzle, the hapless protagonist is doomed to relive the same day over and over unless he can solve a murder at a masquerade ball. The narrator, Aiden Bishop, wakes up in a forest outside Blackheath House, "a sprawling Georgian…