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  • Join BLDG Memphis as we read Know Your Price: Valuing Black Lives & Property in America by Dr. Andre Perry Session I 1 rsvp

    Thursday, February 25, 2021 at 06:00 PM

    BLDG Memphis's community development book club will tackle the issue of housing in urban cities as we read and discuss Dr. Andre Perry's book, Know Your Price: Valuing Black Lives & Properties in America. 

    In an analysis of six major black cities across America , Dr. Perry reveals the web of historical and contemporary socioeconomic barriers that maintain the racial wealth divide. Through personal narrative, history, and an exploration of a wide array of social issues, Perry gives a fresh insights on the historical effects of racism and provides a new value paradigm to limit them in the future.

    This is the first of two sessions.

    We will discuss the Introduction & Chapters 1-4 .Roshun Austin, Executive Director of The Works will moderate the discussion. 

    Zoom Link will be provided upon registration

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