november, 2019

07nov5:00 PM7:00 PMBook Club: BLK FMNNST Loaner Library5PM | MASS MoCA5:00 PM - 7:00 PM 1315 MASS MoCA Way


Event Details

A community book club featuring selections from exhibiting artist Cauleen Smith’s BLK FMNNST Loaner Library 1989–2019 — paintings of the covers of must-read texts. Discussions take place over three sessions this fall.

Facilitated by Gwendolyn VanSant
November 7 – Christina Sharpe, In the Wake: On Blackness and Being

Octavia Butler’s riveting science fiction novel Parable of the Sower is set in 2024 LA and told through the eyes of a fifteen-year-old African-American girl; the dystopian vision is eerily prescient.

Additional Book Club Sessions
December 5 – Kathleen Collins, Whatever Happened to Interracial Love?

Co-sponsored by Multicultural BRIDGE


(Thursday) 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM



1315 MASS MoCA Way