Please join the Woke & Well-Read Book Club in our 2nd year at Big Blue Marble! Our April read is Why I’m No Longer Talking to White People About Race by Reni Eddo-Lodge, a book that sparked a national conversation. Exploring everything from eradicated black history to the inextricable link between class and race, Why I'm No Longer Talking to White People About Race is the essential handbook for anyone who wants to understand race relations in Britain today.
Woke & Well-Read explores life through African-American eyes, and is open to all. We meet the third Wednesday of each month.
2018 - 2019 Reads
November 13/14 “Buck” by M.K Asante
December 18/19 “Becoming” by Michelle Obama
January 15/16 “The Wedding” by Dorothy West
February 19/20 “Sing, Unburied, Sing” by Jesmyn Ward
March 20 “The Untelling” by Tamari Jones
April 17 “Why I’m No Longer Talking to White People About Race” by Reni Eddo-Lodge
May 15 “The Poet X” by Elizabeth Acevedo
June 19 “We are Going to Need More Wine” by Gabrielle Union