Book+Art: A Mash-Up for Art and Book Lovers
Book+Art: A Mash-Up for Art and Book Lovers Read the book in advance. Then join fellow book and art lovers at the Norton Museum of Art for a lively discussion followed by a gallery conversation. “Between the World and Me” + Question Bridge: Black Males Sat, Dec 03, 2:00 pm “Between the World and Me” by by Ta-Nehisi Coates received the 2015 National Book Award for Nonfiction. Written as a letter to the author's teenaged son about the feelings, symbolism, and realities associated with being black in the United States, Coates recapitulates the American history of violence against black people and the incommensurate policing of black youth. Discuss the connections between the themes in this book and the special exhibition Question Bridge: Black Males, a transmedia project that facilitates a dialogue between a critical mass of black men from diverse and contending backgrounds and creates a platform for them to represent and redefine black male identity in America. Free. No RSVP required. Download or reserve your copy of the book today! A Partnership with the Norton Museum of Art.