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Pdx Book Club: My Grandmother’s Hands

February 25 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

In Feb. we will be reading & discussing:

My Grandmother’s Hands; Racialized Trauma & the Pathway to Mending Our Hearts & Bodies

by Resmaa Menakem

This PDX based book club is a great way to maintain your commitment to anti-racism work. So far we have blended fiction, race theory and non-fiction and it’s been amazing with a specific goal of white Portlander’s continuing their work and open to all. Work through a reading list that will supporting your journey of understanding of race dynamics, white supremacy and allyship. Celebrate and enjoy the amazing cannons of Black and Brown authorship. Have a little support and encouragement to keep up that work, commit to reading and hold yourself accountable to get it done and process what you are reading with the PDX book club.

Previous titles include:
Caucasia by Danzy Senna
White Fragility by Robin DiAngelo
Zami A new Spelling of my name by Audre Lorde
Unapologetic by Charlene Carruthers
The Water Dancer by Ta-Nehisi Coates
We Should All be Feminists by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Parable of the Sower by Octavia Butler
How to be an AntiRacist by Ibram X Kendi
The Color Purple by Alice Walker
Mindful of Race by Ruth King

Our book club will meet on the 4th Thursday of the month at 5pm (through April) and we encourage you to bring your curiosity. Try to read the book but if you can’t get to it, Join us for discussion anyway!

GP NOW is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

Topic: Pdx Book Club Zoom Meeting – My Grandmother’s Hands
Time: Feb 25, 2021 05:00 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada)

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February 25
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm