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We Were Eight Years in Power: An American Tragedy

February 6, 2019
7:00 pm

Brownell Library
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UVM Professor Emily Bernard discusses We Were Eight Years in Power: An American Tragedy, Ta-Nehisi Coates’s most recent reflections on race, the Obama Presidency, and the election of Donald Trump. Books available to read in advance or afterwards (not required).


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Ta-Nehisi Coates on the writing process, CBS Sunday Morning (2:59):

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Brownell Library
6 Lincoln St
Essex Junction, VT 05452 United States


Wendy Hysko
(802) 878-6955