Scuppernong's Year of James Baldwin - 2017

Scuppernong's Year of James Baldwin - 2017

Fall Schedule

August

Friday, Aug. 18, 7pm

Year of James Baldwin: Simply Langston! The Life and Times of Poet Laureate Langston Hughes

 

September

Tuesday, Sept. 5, 7pm

Year Of James Baldwin: Video Night! James Baldwin & Dick Gregory, 1969

Thursday, Sept. 14, 7pm CANCELLED

Year Of James Baldwin: Book Discussion "If Beale Street Could Talk"

Thursday, Sept. 21, 7pm

Year of James Baldwin: Scrapemettle, "Blues for Mister Charlie," a table read

Thursday, Sept. 28, 7pm

Year of James Baldwin: Book Discussion, "Another Country"

 

October

Sunday, Oct. 8, 3pm

Year of James Baldwin: Keith Clark - A Very Nice Boy, Very Quick & Dark: Masculinity, Sexuality, and Race

Sunday, Oct. 22, 4pm

Year of James Baldwin: Linda Beatrice Brown - Baldwin, A Voice For Our Time

Thursday, Oct. 26, 7pm

Year Of James Baldwin: Book Discussion "Evidence of Things Not Seen"

 

November

Thursday, Nov. 2, 7pm

Year of James Baldwin: Byron Craig, "Last Scene/Seen: Imagining and Remembering Baldwin in the 21st Century"

Wednesday, Nov. 8, 7pm

Year of James Baldwin: Eddie Moore, UNC-Chapel Hill, “American Idealism & Black Male Illness in the Fiction of James Baldwin”


Spring Schedule

MARCH

Thursday, March 2 at 7pm

My Dungeon Shook - Dramatic Reading & Essay Discussion

 

Thursday, March 9 at 7pm

Mike Gaspeny: Sonny’s Blues & The Cup of Trembling

 

Wednesday, March 15 at 7pm

Go Tell It on the Mountain - Book Discussion

 

Wednesday, March 29 at 7pm

James Baldwin/William F. Buckley Debate, 1965 - Film and Discussion

 

APRIL

Wednesday, April 5 at 7pm

The Amen Corner - Scrapmettle performs a table read

 

Wednesday, April 12 at 7pm

Giovanni’s Room - Book Discussion

 

Monday, April 17 at 7pm

Jimmy’s Blues - Poetry Discussion

 

Sunday, April 23 at 3pm

Freaks & the American Ideal of Manhood - With Steve Willis

 

Thursday, April 27 at 7pm

Black Movement: From South to North & Back Again - With Angela Tripp

 

MAY

Friday, May 5 at 7pm

Baldwin OutLoud - City Leaders and Local Celebrities read their favorite passages

 

Thursday, May 18 at 7pm

Wright & Baldwin: Fathers & Sons & Fathers - With Joe Benson

 

Tuesday, May 23 at 7pm

A Talk to Teachers - Essay Discussion with Michael Robinson

 

Wednesday, May 31 at 7pm

The White Man’s Guilt - Dramatic Reading & Essay Discussion

Go Tell It on the Mountain Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780345806543
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Vintage Books - September 12th, 2013

Giovanni's Room Cover Image
$14.00
ISBN: 9780345806567
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Vintage Books - September 12th, 2013

The Fire Next Time Cover Image
$13.95
ISBN: 9780679744726
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Vintage - December 1st, 1992

Jimmy's Blues and Other Poems Cover Image
By James Baldwin, Nikky Finney (Introduction by)
$16.00
ISBN: 9780807084861
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Beacon Press (MA) - April 1st, 2014

The Amen Corner: A Play Cover Image
$13.95
ISBN: 9780375701887
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Vintage - February 17th, 1998

I Am Not Your Negro: A Companion Edition to the Documentary Film Directed by Raoul Peck Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780525434696
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Vintage - February 7th, 2017

Going to Meet the Man: Stories Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780679761792
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Vintage - April 25th, 1995