Janet Stiegler, Lynn Anderson and friends at the November Book Club meeting

WIN Book Club 

Next Book Club: March 16, 4:30-6pm

Learning in public:  Lessons for a Racially Divided America from My Daughter's School, by Courtney E. Martin

It's about a white woman who enrolls her daughter in a majority-black public school and what she learns.  Published in August of last year and is almost 400 pages but covers equity issues in public education.  


Social Justice, Diversity & Inclusion


January 2021


Caste by Isabel Wilkerson (published August 2020)


February 2021


Wilmington's Lie by David Zucchino (published in 2020)


April 2021


The Warmth of Other Suns:  The Epic Story of America's Great Migration by Isabel Wilkerson (published in 2010)


May 2021


The Moment of Lift by Melinda Gates (published in 2019)


September 2021


Discussion about 1898 and the Remembrance Project

Environment


September 2019


Soaring with Fidel by David Gessner (published 2008)


January 2020


The World is Blue by Sylvia A. Earle (published September 2009)


March 2020


No One is Too Small to Make a Difference by Greta Thunburg (published November 2019)


April 2020


Drawdown by Paul Hawken (published 2017)

 

Philanthropy

August 2019


Doing Good Great by Doug Balfour (published 2015)


November 2019


A Path Appears:Transforming Lives, Creating Opportunities by Nicholas Kristof & Cheryl WuDunn (published 2014)


June 2020 (first of two discussions)

The Art of Relevance by Nina Simon(published June 2016)

August 2020


Doing Good Better by William MacAskill (published 2005)


September 2020


October 2020 (Second of two discussions)

The Art of Relevance by Nina Simon(published June 2016)



Education

August 2021


Educated by Tara Westover (published in 2018)


September 2021


The Night Watchman by Louise Erdrich (published in 2020)


October 2021


The House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros (published in 1984)


January 2022

A Search for Common Ground:  Conversations about the Toughest Questions in K-12 Education by Frederick Hess & Pedro Noguera (published in 2021)


March 2022


Learning in Public:  Lessons for a Racially Divided America from My Daughter's School by Courtney E. Martin (published in 2021)
















 

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