Writers LIVE: Katrina Bell McDonald, Embracing Sisterhood Jan. 15

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Embracing Sisterhood is a thought-provoking examination of black women’s intersecting challenges, tensions, and issues of class in the twenty-first century.  In this purported era of high-profile, mega-successful black women and growing socioeconomic diversity, Embracing Sisterhood seeks to determine where contemporary black women’s ideas of black womanhood and sisterhood merge with social class.

Date: Tuesday, January 15, 2019, Time: 6:30 p.m., Location: Central Library, African American Department 400 Cathedral St., Baltimore, MD 21201

Katrina Bell McDonald is Associate Professor of Sociology at Johns Hopkins University, Co-director of the Center for Africana Studies at the Johns Hopkins University and an Associate of the Hopkins Population Center.

Books will be available for purchase at a book signing after the event.

Writers LIVE programs are supported in part by a bequest from The Miss Howard Hubbard Adult Programming Fund.

For more information visit the Pratt Library website