Books for a Better World

Books for a better world

Books for a Better World: Local Author Talks, Q/A, and Book Signings

Books for a Better World is a monthly author series that takes place on second Tuesdays at our Hull Street branch library. Every month we host local authors and scholars writing on themes of social justice and history. Join us for an engaging author talk followed by Q&A, book signing, and light refreshments.

2018 Schedule

*all listed events are scheduled at 6:30 on the 2nd Tuesday of the month unless otherwise indicated.

February 13th

March 13th

April 10th

May 8th

June 12th

July 10th

  • TBA

August 14th

September 11th

October 9th

November 13th

We break in December and will return in January 2019 with the authors of Erasing Institutional Bias: How to Create Systemic Change for Organizational Inclusion, Tiffany Jana and Ashley Diaz Mejias. The 2019 schedule will be updated shortly.

February 12th, 2019

  • Maureen Egan & Susan Winiecki, authors of Richmond’s Culinary History: Seeds of Change

May 14th, 2019

  • Gregory Smithers, author of the forthcoming Native Southerners: Indigenous History in the Southeast from Origins to the Trail of Tears.