We will be having a discussion on Friday, March 26th at 6:00pm via Zoom.
This month we will be reading “Confessions in B-Flat” by Donna Hill.
“The year is 1963. In Harlem, the epicenter of Black culture, the fight for equality has never been stronger. The time is now. Enough is enough. Yet even within its ranks, a different kind of battle rages. Love thy neighbor? Or rise up against your oppressors?
Jason Tanner has just arrived in New York to help spread the message of his mentor, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., of passive resistance, while beat poet Anita Hopkins believes the teachings of Malcolm X with all her heart: that the way to true freedom is “by any means necessary.” When Jason sees Anita perform her poetry at the iconic B-Flat lounge, he’s transfixed. And Anita has never met anyone who can match her wit for wit like this…
One movement, two warring ideologies―can love be enough to unite them?”
-Description Excerpt From Book Cover. Confessions in B-Flat by Donna Hill, Sideways Books, 2020.
Meeting ID: 814 0969 5271