Monday, May 18, 2015

Newark Library to Host Discussion

Newark, New Jersey: The main branch of the Newark Public Library will host a Book Talk with author Brendan O'Flaherty on Wednesday, June 17th at 6:00pm. O'Flaherty, a professor of economics at Columbia University, is the author of a new book called The Economics of Race in the United States. The book will be published in June by Harvard University Press.  The talk will be followed by a panel discussion. Panelists will include Robert Curvin, the author of Inside Newark: Decline, Rebellion, and the Search for Transformation. Admission to the talk and discussion will be free, and a limited number of book copies will be for sale. The main branch of the Newark Public Library is located opposite Washington Park at 5 Washington Street. The event will be held in Centennial Hall on the second floor of the Library.

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-This event was submitted to Essex County Place by the Newark Public Library-