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Newcomb Alumnae Book Club - Harlingen, TX

Uptown Campus
Stefanos Brooklyn Pizza, 4201 W Business 83, Harlingen, Texas 78552

The Newcomb Alumnae Book Club is meeting near you!
Hosted by Ann Talbot Roberts (NC '67).
Please RSVP to anntalbotroberts@yahoo.com by October 4th.
Check in to our Facebook event here!
Don’t miss this opportunity to join Newcomb alumnae in the Harlingen area and discuss Sing, Unburied, Sing, by two-time National Book Award winner and Tulane professor Jesmyn Ward.
Overview:
Jojo and his toddler sister, Kayla, live with their grandparents, Mam and Pop, and the occasional presence of their drug-addicted mother, Leonie, on a farm on the Gulf Coast of Mississippi. Leonie is simultaneously tormented and comforted by visions of her dead brother, which only come to her when she’s high; Mam is dying of cancer; and quiet, steady Pop tries to run the household and teach Jojo how to be a man. When the white father of Leonie’s children is released from prison, she packs her kids and a friend into her car and sets out across the state for Parchman farm, the Mississippi State Penitentiary, on a journey rife with danger and promise.




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