NWS Presents: An Evening with Geraldine Brooks
- Presented By: National Writers Series
- Dates: June 13, 2023
- Location: City Opera House
- 106 E Front St
- Traverse City, MI 49684
- Time: 7:00 PM
- Price: See website for details
- (231) 486-6868
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The National Writers Series is pleased to welcome Pulitzer Prize winner Geraldine Brooks, who will discuss her latest book Horse: A Reckoning of Racial Inequality in America. The novel spans nearly 170 years of American history, stretching from antebellum Kentucky to Washington, DC. Characters include Jess, a Smithsonian scientist from Australia, and Theo, a Nigerian-American art historian, who find themselves unexpectedly connected through their shared interest in a horse—one studying the stallion’s bones for clues to his power and endurance, the other uncovering the lost history of the unsung Black horsemen who were critical to his racing success.
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