Human Rights Book Club

 
Meeting Via Zoom
Event Brite Tickets available here.  
Event is FREE and open to the public. 
 
The Human Rights Book Club is dedicated to reading and discussing topics relevant to the advancement of global human rights

This group meets on the 2nd Thursday at 7 p.m. at the Black History Museum (or virtually) in the months of January, March, May, July, September and November.

Each meeting is moderated by an expert in the field and each meeting has created a lively and insightful conversation among attendees. 

Currently Reading for JULY (change of title due to current events):

Reading For August BONUS discussion:
When We Were Vikings by 

Human Rights Book Club Reads 2020

March Book Selection (3/12/20) - White Bird:  A Wonder Story by RJ Palacio 

May Book Selection (5/14/20) - Grip of Time:  When Prison is your Life by Lauren Kessler - A curated list of additional readings can be found here

July Book Selection (7/9/20) - Survival Math by Mitchell Jackson

August Bonus Book Selection (7/9/20) - When We Were Vikings by Andrew David MacDonald (available for Pre-order)

Survival Math: Notes on an All-American Family Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781501131738
Availability: On Our Shelves Now in Boise or Caldwell
Published: Scribner - February 4th, 2020

When We Were Vikings Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781982126766
Availability: On Our Shelves Now in Boise or Caldwell
Published: Gallery/Scout Press - January 28th, 2020

A Grip of Time: When Prison Is Your Life Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9781684350780
Availability: On Our Shelves Now in Boise or Caldwell
Published: Red Lightning Books - April 25th, 2019

White Bird: A Wonder Story Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9780525645535
Availability: On Our Shelves Now in Boise or Caldwell
Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - October 1st, 2019

Think Black: A Memoir Cover Image
$25.99
ISBN: 9780062890566
Availability: On Our Shelves Now in Boise or Caldwell
Published: Amistad - September 17th, 2019

A Moonless, Starless Sky: Ordinary Women and Men Fighting Extremism in Africa Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780316382922
Availability: On Our Shelves Now in Boise or Caldwell
Published: Hachette Books - October 2nd, 2018

In The City of Gold and Silver Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781609452278
Availability: On Our Shelves Now in Boise or Caldwell
Published: Europa Editions - November 4th, 2014

We Fed an Island: The True Story of Rebuilding Puerto Rico, One Meal at a Time Cover Image
Unavailable
ISBN: 9780062864482
Availability: Hard to Find - Item is most likely unavailable for the time being
Published: Anthony Bourdain/Ecco - September 11th, 2018

Tales of Two Americas: Stories of Inequality in a Divided Nation Cover Image
By John Freeman (Editor)
$17.00
ISBN: 9780143131038
Availability: On Our Shelves Now in Boise or Caldwell
Published: Penguin Books - September 5th, 2017

The Line Becomes a River: Dispatches from the Border Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780735217737
Availability: On Our Shelves Now in Boise or Caldwell
Published: Riverhead Books - February 5th, 2019

There There: A novel Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9780525520375
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Knopf - June 5th, 2018

Girls Burn Brighter: A Novel Cover Image
$25.99
ISBN: 9781250074256
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Flatiron Books - March 6th, 2018

The Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America's Shining Women Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781492650959
Availability: On Our Shelves Now in Boise or Caldwell
Published: Sourcebooks - March 6th, 2018

A Train in Winter: An Extraordinary Story of Women, Friendship, and Resistance in Occupied France (The Resistance Quartet #1) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780061650710
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Harper Perennial - October 23rd, 2012

My Soul is Filled with Joy: A Holocaust Story Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780692115794
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Stare Lipki Press - September 7th, 2018