The Blickity Black Book Club is a bi-monthly virtual book club that brings together enthusiastic readers of contemporary Black writers of poetry and fiction. Choose to opt in to one month or the whole season and join rich discussions of new literature from Black authors.
October: 808s & Otherworlds: Memories, Remixes, & Mythologies (Pub 9/14) by Sean Avery Medlin.
November: Collective Amnesia by Koleka Putuma**
December: The Prophets by Robert Jones Jr.
This is a book club affiliated with Word Up Community Bookshop. Copies can be purchased at Word Up either online (see the bottom of the page) or at the store.
**A special online listing for Collective Amnesia by Koleka Putuma will be made before the November meetings.
Book Club Schedule
1st & 3rd Tuesday of the month, at 6pm on Zoom
October: 5 & 19
November: 2 & 16
December: 7 & 21
After registering, you will receive an email with the zoom link and other information from the facilitator, Memphis Washington.
If you have any questions, comments or concerns, feel free to reach out at MemphisSong@gmail.com