Category: Around Town
One Book One Bronx: The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison
Each week, One Book One Bronx hosts restorative conversations related to gentrification, social justice, women’s empowerment, criminal justice, and racial inequality. Discussions reflect the borough’s racial, economic, and gender demographics and build bridges to engagement while (re)sparking a love of books. The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison, 206 pgsThe Bluest Eye is Toni Morrison’s first…
One Book One Bronx: Begin Again by Eddie S. Glaude Jr.
ONE BOOK ONE BRONX HOSTS FREE AND OPEN DISCUSSIONS FOCUSED ON A DIVERSE SELECTION OF BOOKS. UP NEXT… Begin Again is one of the great books on James Baldwin and a powerful reckoning with America’s ongoing failure to confront the lies it tells itself about race. Just as in Baldwin’s “after times,” argues Eddie S.…