African American Authors Book Club

Meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 5 p.m.
At the Athens-Clarke County Library

The African American Authors Book Club is for anyone who is interested and who loves to read. The books are selected by members of the book club and are primarily books written by African American authors. Our objective is to broaden our knowledge of the many African American authors and their writings and just have fun reading.

Go Gator and Muddy the Water

Bookcover

November 18, 2016, 5:00 p.m.

Go Gator and Muddy the Water by Zora Neale Hurston: Stories on the manners and mores of African-Americans in 1930s Florida. They were written when the author was employed by the federal government to transcribe the oral history and to collect data on the customs of black people. At the time, few of her stories made it into print. - Publisher

Meeting is off-site. Please contact the library if you are attending for the first time.