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Gettysburg Discusson of the Book "Passing"

Date:   Tuesday September 22, 2015
Time:   3:00 PM - 4:15 PM
Location:    The Robert C. Hoffman Community Room

Contact Name:    Jessica Knouse
Contact Phone:    717-339-3536
Contact Email:    jlknouse@hacc.edu

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Join us for discussion of the book "Passing".

"Passing" was written by Nella Larsen in 1929 during the Harlem Renaissance, the novel explores the ways in which race, class, gender, and sexuality influence self-identity.  Its plot centers on two light-skinned women of African-American decent and their fascination with each others lives.

Read "Passing" free online or borrow a copy from our library.  https://archive.org/details/passing001ars

Light refreshments will be provided courtesy of Student Life and Multicultural Programs.


Sponsored by:  Gettysburg Campus SGA
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