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Dr. Ibram X. Kendi at Anderson's Bookshop
Meiley-Swallow Hall, North Central College
Naperville, IL
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Dr. Ibram X. Kendi at Anderson's Bookshop
Join Anderson's Bookshops for an event to celebrate the release of "Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You," a timely, crucial, and empowering exploration of racism--and antiracism--in America.

*************UPDATE:  Due to public health concerns, this event will include pre-signed books instead of a live signing line after the presentation.  This means that we cannot offer personalization.  Thank you for your understanding.************

This is a presentation, Q&A, and book signing event.  Each ticket includes a copy of the new book and admits one or two people.  You will receive your book when you arrive at the event.  They will not be available for pick up before that time.
 
Here's what you get with each ticket:
Admittance for one or two people, depending on the ticket type
A copy of the new book handed to you when you arrive
A presentation or book talk
A signing line
A candid photo in the signing line
A personalization (your name in the book)

Here's what you shouldn't expect:
A posed photo in the signing line
An autograph in the book that you bought elsewhere

Seating is first come, first served. Please carefully note the event start time and plan to arrive before that time.  We cannot guarantee the length of time that any author will be with us.

Tickets are non-refundable. If you miss the event, in order to receive your book you will need to contact us within 30 days of the event.

PLEASE NOTE that this event follows the author's and publisher's wishes and may mean limits on photos and the number of signed or personalized books.  Anderson's Bookshop is not responsible for changes made by the author to the guidelines prior to or during the event.  Your understanding is appreciated.

See you there!

More about the book:

This is NOT a history book.
This is a book about the here and now.
A book to help us better understand why we are where we are.
A book about race.

The construct of race has always been used to gain and keep power, to create dynamics that separate and silence. This remarkable reimagining of Dr. Ibram X. Kendi's National Book Award-winning "Stamped from the Beginning" reveals the history of racist ideas in America, and inspires hope for an antiracist future. It takes you on a race journey from then to now, shows you why we feel how we feel, and why the poison of racism lingers. It also proves that while racist ideas have always been easy to fabricate and distribute, they can also be discredited.

Through a gripping, fast-paced, and energizing narrative written by beloved award-winner Jason Reynolds, this book shines a light on the many insidious forms of racist ideas--and on ways readers can identify and stamp out racist thoughts in their daily lives.

About the Author

Ibram X. Kendi is the New York Times bestselling author of "Stamped from the Beginning," which won the National Book Award for Nonfiction, "The Black Campus Movement," which won the W.E.B. Du Bois Book Prize, and "How to be an Antiracist." He is a professor of history and international relations and the founding director of the Antiracist Research and Policy Center at American University. One of America's leading antiracist voices and a frequent public speaker, Dr. Kendi is also a columnist at The Atlantic. He lives with his family in Washington, D.C. He invites you to visit him online at IbramXKendi.com.

Location

Meiley-Swallow Hall, North Central College (View)
31 S. Ellsworth St
Naperville, IL 60540
United States

Categories

Arts > Literary

Kid Friendly: Yes!
Dog Friendly: No
Non-Smoking: Yes!
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!

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