Book discussion: Clybourne Park
Apr 21 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
First in the Series Legacy of Racism:
Clybourne Park, a play by Bruce Norris
“Clybourne Park spans two generations fifty years apart….Bruce Norris’s excruciatingly funny and squirm-inducing satire explores the fault line between race and property.” – Amazon.com
Clybourne Park is the winner of the 2011 Pulitzer Prize for Drama, and the winner of the 2012 Tony Award for Best Play.
Sponsored by the Vermont Humanities Council, this discussion will be led by Jim Schley.
This series features recent Pulitzer-Prize winning works that consider the American legacy of racism through four genres. Created as a part of the “Democracy and the Informed Citizen” initiative, a special grant funded by the Mellon Foundation and administered by the Federation of State Humanities Councils, which seeks to deepen the public’s knowledge and appreciation of the vital connections between democracy, the humanities, journalism, and an informed citizenry.