Adventure Book Club

March 2024

Diversity Book Club: Once I was You: A Memoir of Love and Hate in a Torn America

Once I was You: A Memoir of Love and Hate in a Torn America (2020) by Maria Hinojosa Pulitzer Prize winning journalist Maria Hinojosa ( https://www.latinousa.org/team/maria-hinojosa/ ) shares her experiences growing up Mexican American on the South Side of Chicago. Her story is juxtaposed against the stories of migrants seeking asylum in America today. “Hinojosa’s […]
17 Mar
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
June 2024

Diversity Book Club: There There

If Beal Street Could Talk (1974) by James Baldwin The Diversity Book Club ends the 2024 Spring Season with iconic American writer James Baldwin. “The grandson of a slave, Baldwin was born in Harlem in 1924. He grew up in poverty, but recalls: ‘I knew I was black, of course, but I also knew I […]
02 Jun
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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