LWV Arlington READS

Arlington League's History and Civics Book Club

  • meets monthly on the 3rd Sunday of the month

  • at the home of Joan Porte, 5800 N 23 St. Arlington, VA,

  • at 3:PM

Our next meeting will be April 28 – a week later than usual because of Easter – and we will read “The Autobiography of Frederick Douglass.”

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On April 7th the Book Club visited Frederick Douglass’s home
in anticipation of the April selection.

*** Past Reads ***

  • Between the World and Me — Ta-Nehisi Coates

  • Capital Dames — Cokie Roberts

  • Civil Disobedience — Henry David Thoreau

  • Lies My Teacher Told Me — James Loewen

  • The Half Has Never Been Told: Slavery and the Making of American Capitalism — Edward P. Baptist

  • Miracle at Philadelphia — Catherine Drinker Bowen

  • Leadership in Turbulent Times — Doris Kearns Goodwin

  • The Color of Water — James McBride

  • One Summer, America 1927 — Bill Bryson

  • The Woman’s Hour -- Elaine Weiss

  • Blind Spot: Hidden Biases of Good People -- Mahzarin R. Banaji & Anthony G. Greenwald

  • The Constitution: An Introduction -- Michael Stokes Paulsen