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Read Smart Book Discussion: Kindred by Octavia Butler

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November 13, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

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Join us for a discussion of Octavia Butler’s Kindred, her acclaimed 1979 novel. Alexis Briggs, a doctoral student in applied social and community psychology, will facilitate the discussion. Kindred tells the story of Dana, a modern Black woman who is teleported abruptly from her home in California to the antebellum South. Considered a sci-fi classic (though it defies genre characterization), the novel explores racism, sexism, violence and family bonds and identity.

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November 13, 2020

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6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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