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Jackson Community Forum: “Evicted” Jackson Book of the Year

September 10 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Discuss the City of Jackson Book of the Year, “Evicted” by Matthew Desmond. Desmond received the MacArthur Genius grant, which allowed him to write this book and create a program tracking evictions across the U.S.

This conversation will revolve around urban housing challenges and possible remedies.

About the Discussion Leader: John Hawthorne is a Professor of Sociology at Spring Arbor University and Chair of the City of Jackson Human Relations Commission

Book discussion kits of “Evicted” are available at JDL by reservation.
To learn more, contact Adult Services at adultservices@myjdl.com

Details

Date:
September 10
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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Venue

Carnegie Library
244 W. Michigan Ave.
Jackson, MI 49201 United States
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Phone:
517-788-4087
Website:
http://myjdl.com/carnegie/