Second summer book discussion set for July 11

Jun 26, 2013

Friends of the Haywood Library offers the second book discussion in the summer Let’s Talk About It series, Journeys Across Time and Place: Mapping Southern Identities from 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday, July 11 at the Waynesville branch auditorium. Dr. Margaret (Peg) Harman, professor emeritus at Pfeiffer University,  will lead the book discussion.

The book "Nowhere Else on Earth" by Josephine Humphreys is available free at the library. Author Humphreys' historical research tells the story of the Lumbee Indian people along the Lumbee River in southeastern North Carolina and their resistance to the Confederacy and white rule in the nineteenth century.

Let’s Talk About It is made possible by a grant from the North Carolina Humanities Council and the Haywood Friends of the Library.  The public is invited.  For more information, contact Linda Arnold at 456-5311.