We invite you to join us to have a discussion about The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett. We are so excited to share this book with you all, and to hear your thoughts on it. The Vanishing Half is a compelling and beautifully written story that tackles complex themes of race, identity, and family, making it a thought-provoking and captivating read.
#1 New York Times best seller
“Bennett’s tone and style recalls James Baldwin and Jacqueline Woodson, but it’s especially reminiscent of Toni Morrison’s 1970 debut novel, The Bluest Eye.” (Kiley Reid, Wall Street Journal)
“A story of absolute, universal timelessness.... For any era, it's an accomplished, affecting novel. For this moment, it's piercing, subtly wending its way toward questions about who we are and who we want to be.” (Entertainment Weekly)
From The New York Times best-selling author of The Mothers, a stunning new novel about twin sisters, inseparable as children, who ultimately choose to live in two very different worlds, one Black and one White.
Date and Time
Thu, Jun 08, 2023
6:30p - 8:00p EST