Witness Stones Book Club Launch
Please join the Witness Stones Committee at the Guilford Free Library on February 21 at 7:00 pm for the launch of their new book club. Community members are invited to take part in a thought-provoking discussion of Kindred by Octavia Butler. The conversation will be led and facilitated by Witness Stone Committee members Hazel V. Carby, the Charles C. and Dorathea S. Dilley Professor of African American Studies and Professor of American Studies at Yale University, and Donna Daniels, Ph.D., Management Consultant and Cultural Anthropologist.
Community members are encouraged to read Kindred in advance of the book club discussion. A number of copies of the book are available at the library.
At this first meeting, the group will also discuss future book selections and determine a schedule. We hope to see you there!
To learn more about the Witness Stones Project, please visit witnessstones.org
The Witness Stones Project is a committee of the Guilford Preservation Alliance.Through research, education, and civic engagement, the Witness Stones Project seeks to restore the history and to honor the humanity and contributions of the enslaved individuals who helped build our communities.