Fri, September 30, 201610:00 AM - 11:00 AM
The Anne and Henry Zarrow School of Social Work provides an online book club. It occurs the last Friday of each month from 10 am to 11 am, central time.
Book club meetings occur by conference call each month and are moderated by a member of the faculty.
Book Club Theme: August 2016 through December 2016
Biographies and Autobiographies of Lives in Social Action
August 26, 2016 Nelson Mandela (2011). Conversations with Myself.
September 30, 2016 Martin Luther King (2003). I have a Dream: Writings and Speeches.
October 28, 2016 Miriam Pawel (2015). The Crusades of Cesar Chavez: A Biography
November 25, 2016 Robert Coles (2010). Lives We Carry With Us: Profiles of Moral Courage
December 30, 2016 David Mixner & Dennis Bailey (2001). Brave Journeys: Profiles in Gay and Lesbian Courage.
Book Club Theme: January, 2017 through August 2017
Social Issues and Social Work
January 27, 2017 Elizabeth Barnes (2016). The Minority Body: A Theory of Disability
February 24, 2017 Lennard Davis (2014). The End of Normal: Identity in a Biocultural Era.
March 31, 2017 Dorothy Roberts (2003). Shattered Bonds: The Color of Child Welfare.
April 28, 2017 Joey Mogul, Andrea Ritchie, & Kay Whitlock (2012). Queer (In) Justice: The Criminalization of LGBT People in the United States.
May 26, 2017 Matthew Desmond (2016). Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City.
June 30, 2017 Sasha Abramsky (2014). The American Way of Poverty: How the Other Half Still Lives.
July 28, 2017 Jonathan Kozol (2006). The Shame of the Nation: The Restoration of Apartheid Schooling in America.
August 25, 2017 David Treuer (2013). Rez Life: An Indian’s Journey through Reservation Life.