The Great Stories Club series on Truth, Racial Healing & Transformation is a book club for teens to read and discuss stories that explore race, equity, identity, history, institutional change and social justice. University of Pittsburgh librarians, Robin Kear and Tyrica Terry Kapral, are partnering with the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – Homewood to bring this program to teens in the Greater Pittsburgh area.
The theme for the book club is “Deeper than Our Skins: The Present Is a Conversation with the Past.” The books will include:
Gatherings of the Great Stories Club will be held weekly on Thursdays, 5:30 – 6:30pm at the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh - Homewood (7101 Hamilton Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15208) and will run from October 3rd through November 21st, 2019. Food will be provided.
Book club participants will be gifted:
* Participants will receive $75 for attending 5 sessions or $100 for attending all 7 sessions.
Ten participants have been selected.
Registration has closed.
Participation in the Great Stories Program at Pitt comes with many benefits! Here are a handful: