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Beth Lew-Williams — The Chinese Must Go: Violence, Exclusion, and the Making of the Alien in America, November 7, 2018

Wednesday, November 7th, 2018 at 6PM — Labyrinth Books Princeton The American West erupted in anti-Chinese violence in 1885. Following the massacre of Chinese miners in Wyoming Territory, communities throughout California and the Pacific Northwest harassed, assaulted, and expelled thousands…

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Imani Perry—Looking for Lorraine, October 17, 2018

Professor Imani Perry will discuss her biography of Lorraine Hansberry, playwright and author of Raisin in the Sun, at Labyrinth Books on Wednesday, October 17, 6 – 7:30 pm.

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“Committed to Memory: The Art of the Slave Ship Icon,” September 16, 2018

On Sunday, September 16 at 2 pm at the Princeton Public Library, author and professor Cheryl Finley discusses her book, “Committed to Memory: The Art of the Slave Ship Icon.” From the Princeton University Press web site: “One of the…

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Robert White Mountain: “The Indian Wars: 1492-2018” May 6, 2018

On Sunday, May 6, 2018 at 3 pm, the Princeton Public Library will present the writer, humanitarian and activist Robert White Mountain, who will read excerpts from his upcoming book “The Indian Wars: 1492-2018” and shares the Hunkpapa Lakota vision…

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Imani Perry & Kinohi Nishikawa in Conversation—”May We Forever Stand: A History of the Black National Anthem,” April 5, 2018

On April 5 at 6 pm at Labyrinth Books, Princeton, Imani Perry, Professor of African American Studies at Princeton University, and Kinohi Nishikawa, Assistant Professor of English and African American Studies at Princeton University, will discuss Perry’s new book, May…

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