september, 2020

25sep6:30 pmNBF Presents: Reckoning with Resistance6:30 pm EST

Event Details

Camonghne Felix
Hanif Abdurraqib. (Photo credit: Kate Sweeney)

National Book Award Longlisters Hanif Abdurraqib (Go Ahead in the Rain: Notes to A Tribe Called Quest, Nonfiction) and Camonghne Felix (Build Yourself a Boat, Poetry) discuss what resistance means to them—in their own writing, in contemporary literature, and in 2020.

Eve L. Ewing (Photo credit: Nolis Anderson)


Moderated by Dr. Eve L. Ewing, sociologist of education and author of 1919 and Ghosts in the Schoolyard: Racism and School Closings on Chicago’s South Side, and presented in partnership with the AJC Decatur Book Festival.


Watch the event here.


(Friday) 6:30 pm EST




AJC Decatur Book Festival