During a time when America feels so divided, join us for a viewing of American Creed and a series of book discussions to explore what unites us as Americans. American Creed is an hour-long documentary, featuring Condoleezza Rice and David M. Kennedy, which aims to define our national character through profiles and interviews of Americans from many walks of life.
May 5 @ 2pm: Viewing of American Creed, followed by facilitated discussion (North Regional Library)
May 19 @ 2pm: Between the World and Me, by Ta-Neheshi Coates (North Regional Library)
June 16 @ 2pm: Hillbilly Elegy, by J.D. Vance (North Regional Library)
July 21 @ 2pm: Lakota Woman, by Mary Crow Dog (Headquarters Library)
August 18 @ 2pm: Redeployment, by Phil Klay (Headquarters Library)
Copies of the books and DVDs of the film can be reserved by calling 910-483-7727. Registration is recommended.
American Creed: Community Conversations is a project of Citizen Film in partnership with the American Library Association and the National Writing Project, with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities.