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Prophet of Freedom Book Discussion
Join us for a lively discussion of David Blight’s latest book, Frederick Douglass: Prophet of Freedom. This conversation is for those who have read as[...]
Who was Uncle Tom?
This discussion will examine the evolution of the character Uncle Tom and the term “Uncle Tom,” from their inception in the publication of Harriet to[...]
Salon by Stowe: Legacies of Slavery
Join us at the Oliver Wolcott Library in Litchfield for a facilitated community book discussion about Litchfield native Harriet Beecher Stowe’s novel,[...]
Hidden Figures
Join the staff-led discussion of Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly, the true story of the black female mathematicians at NASA whose calculations[...]
“The Handmaid’s Tale”
Join the discussion of Margaret Atwood’s dystopian novel exploring issues of power, gender, and religious politics. Buy the book in the Stowe[...]