Just Mercy Author Bryan Stevenson to Speak at Appalachian State University

 

Date/Time

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Location

Holmes Convocation Center
111 Rivers St Appalachian State University
Boone, NC 28608

Description

Bryan Stevenson, author of Just Mercy

Common Reading Program

Tuesday, September 17, 2019
7:00 p.m.

Bryan Stevenson, author of the Common Reading Program 2019-20 book selection Just Mercy, will speak on Tuesday, September 17, from 7:00-8:00 p.m., at the Holmes Convocation Center. A book signing will follow. The event is free and open to the public.

Just Mercy details the injustices of a broken criminal justice system that punishes poor people, and Stevenson’s work to improve that system. The Common Reading Committee selected Just Mercy for its relevance to a wide range of academic disciplines and because Stevenson’s work has had a profound impact on our society.

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  • Closest Town or City:
    • Boone
  • County:
    • Watauga
  • Event Category:
    • Art/Cultural,
    • ASU,
    • Kids/Youth,
    • Literary,
    • School K-12,
    • Special Events
  • Additional Info:
    • Alcohol-Free,
    • Family Friendly,
    • Free

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