Book Club

Pleae join us in November to discuss Maroon the Implacable, the Collected Writings of Russell Maroon Shoatz. If you’d like a copy for ‘pay what you will’ contact Sonny Saul at Pleasant Street Books.
See you November 1 at 5:30!
The WSJI Book Club meets the first Wednesday of each month at Pleasant St Books (Rt 4 Woodstock) to discuss the themes of racism and the responsibility of White America to fight its dismantling. Previous books include:

Ta-Nahisi Coates (2015): Between the World and Me

Paul Beatty (2016):  The Sellout

bell hooks (1983): Ain’t I a Woman

James Baldwin (1962) The Fire Next Time

W.E.B. DuBois (1909) Biography of John Brown

Fredrick Douglass’ (1845) Narrative of the Life of Fredrick Douglass

Please join us in October to discuss Jabari Asim’s (2017) The N Word: Who can say it, who shouldn’t, and why.