Miss Anne in Harlem: A Reading and Book Reception
Davis Distinguished Professor of American Literature
Department of English
College of Social Sciences and Humanities
Tuesday, September 9, 2014
5:30 – 7 p.m., Program begins at 6 p.m.
310R Renaissance Park
1135 Tremont Street, Boston, MA
RSVP to email@example.com by August 22, 2014
Miss Anne in Harlem (HarperCollins, 2013; paperback publication August 2014), a New York Times Notable Book, won the Julia Ward Howe Book Award from the Boston Authors Club, was selected by NPR as one of the titles on its “Best Books of 2013″ list, and was chosen by Publishers’ Weekly as one of the “10 Best” books of the year.
“An empathetic and skillful writer, Kaplan…shares the previously untold story of a group of notable white women who embraced black culture – and life – in Harlem in the 1920s and ’30s…Captivating” – Publishers Weekly
Light hors d’oeuvres will be served.
Book signing to follow