16
Thursday
July 2020
6:00PM – 7:30PM

Social Equity Book Club: Post Traumatic Slave Syndrome (Encore Discussion) - VIRTUAL

Add to Calendar 2020-07-16 18:00:00 2020-07-16 19:30:00 Social Equity Book Club: Post Traumatic Slave Syndrome (Encore Discussion) - VIRTUAL This book by Dr. Joy DeGruy, examines how emancipation was followed by one hundred more years of institutionalized subjugation through Black Codes and Jim Crow laws, convict leasing, and lynching. What do repeated traumas, endured generation after generation by a people produce? What impact have these ordeals had on African Americans today? In the pages of Post Traumatic Slave Syndrome, Dr. DeGruy tries to answer these questions. The discussion date for this book is rescheduled for Thursday, July 16th at 6:00 pm  Make sure to register. Book Scholarships are available.  900 S. Wilmington Street, Raleigh, NC 27601 City of Raleigh 919-996-5740humanrelations@raleighnc.gov America/New_York public

This book by Dr. Joy DeGruy, examines how emancipation was followed by one hundred more years of institutionalized subjugation through Black Codes and Jim Crow laws, convict leasing, and lynching. What do repeated traumas, endured generation after generation by a people produce? What impact have these ordeals had on African Americans today? In the pages of Post Traumatic Slave Syndrome, Dr. DeGruy tries to answer these questions.

The discussion date for this book is rescheduled for Thursday, July 16th at 6:00 pm

 Make sure to register.

Book Scholarships are available. 

Contact

 

919-996-5740
humanrelations@raleighnc.gov

Address:

Raleigh Pathways Center
900 S. Wilmington Street
Raleigh, NC 27601
Event Type:
Arts and Entertainment
Audience:
Adults
Senior Citizens
Series:
The Social Equity Book Club Series

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