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Virtual book discussion of "The Love Songs of W. E. B. Du Bois" by Honorée Fanonne Jeffers

Wednesday, December 18, 2024, 7-9pm EST (UTC-5)

The Dock C. Bracy Center’s Reading for Understanding monthly book discussions are free and have two requirements: Read the book and make time for the discussion.

Reading for Understanding: Free Monthly Virtual Book Discussions to Promote Reading, Ongoing Learning and Critical Conversations

Facilitated by Sabrina & Nicole

Bookstore: Baldwin & Co., New Orleans, Louisiana,

Step into the rich tapestry of history and culture with our virtual book discussion featuring Honorée Fanonne Jeffers' masterful work, "The Love Songs of W. E. B. Du Bois."

About the Book

"The Love Songs of W. E. B. Du Bois" is a powerful exploration of identity, legacy, and the interconnectedness of generations. Honorée Fanonne Jeffers weaves a captivating narrative that spans centuries, offering a unique and profound perspective on the African American experience. Join us as we delve into the lyrical prose and complex characters that define this remarkable novel.

Discussion Highlights

  • Analyzing the historical and cultural themes woven throughout the book

  • Exploring the multifaceted characters and their interconnected stories

  • Discussing the significance of W. E. B. Du Bois's legacy in the narrative

  • Reflecting on the novel's exploration of identity and family

Virtual Platform

The discussion will take place on Zoom, providing a convenient and inclusive space for participants to share their perspectives and engage in meaningful dialogue. Registered participants will login to their Eventbrite account to access this virtual event via the event page.


Nicole and Sabrina will guide the discussion, encouraging participants to share their perspectives, ask questions, and explore the profound themes presented in "The Love Songs of W. E. B. Du Bois."


To participate in this insightful book discussion, please register at. Registration is free and by donation, and all are welcome to join this enriching conversation.

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Where and how you choose to spend money has power. Shop Black Pearl Books, Austin, Texas, or visit African American Literature Book Club, to find a black-owned bookstore in your area.


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