Beauty, Media, Money, and More: A Conversation with Tressie McMillan Cottom

Date & Time

52 days ago

Neighborhood

Brooklyn Heights

Description

In her new book Thick and Other Essays, Tressie McMillan Cottom—award-winning professor and acclaimed author of Lower Ed—embraces her venerated role as a purveyor of wit, wisdom, and Black Twitter snark about all that is right and much that is wrong with this thing we call society. She is joined in conversation by Harlem-based writer, Morgan Jerkins, author of the NYT bestseller This Will Be My Undoing.

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Beauty, Media, Money and More: A Conversation with Tressie McMillan Cottom Monday, February 25 Doors: 6:00 pm Event: 6:30 pm $10 General Admission / $5 for Members

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tags: socialjustice, discussion, feminism