Thu, 21 Oct | Online via Zoom

Reading The Past Book Club

Reading The Past offers readers a chance to delve into history. Each month, we’ll read a different work of history, and discuss how the author brought the past to life.
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Reading The Past Book Club

Time & Location

21 Oct, 7:00 pm
Online via Zoom

About The Event

Reading the Past offers readers a chance to delve into history. Each month, we’ll read a different work of history, and discuss how the author brought the past to life. We’ll talk narratives, archives and analysis—and assess James Baldwin’s assertion that “history is literally present in all that we do.” This book club is hosted by historian Dr Hollie Pich on the 3rd Thursday of every month

Reading List:

June - The Warmth of Other Suns by Isabel Wilkerson

August - Return to Uluru by Mark McKenna 

September - Imperial Mud by James Boyce 

October - Calling the Spirits by Lisa Morton

November - Dark Emu by Bruce Pascoe

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https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84765405465?pwd=a21ycys4VHZYMFlhcTZQR1pLRzJpdz09

Meeting ID: 847 6540 5465

Passcode: 375757

Dr Hollie Pich is a historian of race, gender, and the law in the twentieth-century American South. She is currently working on her first book, Black Memphis: Everyday Citizenship in a Jim Crow City.

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