We are pleased to present Silence Will Not Protect You: An Audre Lorde Reading & Discussion Series, a 6 part-series focused on the work of Poet, Civil Rights Activist and Librarian Audre Lorde. The 6 sessions will be held on Mondays, March 19, 26, April 9, 16, 23 & 30, 6-7:30pm.
This program will be facilitated by Donna Ford-Grover, who teaches in the Literature and American Studies department at Bard College.
This series is made possible in part with funds and support from Humanities New York and is part of their thematic Reading and Discussion series.
Books will be made available by Humanities NY and the library through the Mid-Hudson Library System. To register and to receive copies of the books for loan email firstname.lastname@example.org, call 518.828.1792 x101, or visit the main desk in the library.
In preparation for this reading and discussions series, the library will be screening the new documentary Audre Lorde – The Berlin Years 1984 to 1992 by filmmaker Dagmar Schultz on Monday, March 12 at 6pm.
These events are free and open to the public. It will take place in the community room, which is wheelchair accessible.