Big Book Events


Kickoff Party  
5:30 p.m. May 23
Keynote speech by Dr. William Maxwell at 7 p.m.

 

Jazz Performance: Second Nature Horns
7 p.m. June 6


Gerald Early lecture:
Ellison, Jazz, & Invisible Man

7 p.m. June 20



Invisible Man
Intro through Chapter 9
Discussion 1A
7 p.m. June 27
Discussion 1B
3 p.m. June 28
Discussion 1C
noon June 29


Invisible Man
Chapters 10-18

Discussion 2A

7 p.m. July 25
Discussion 2B
3 p.m. July 26
Discussion 2C
noon July 27

Film Screening:
Ralph Ellison: An American Journey
6:30 p.m. August 15

Invisible Man
Chapter 19 through Epilogue
Discussion 3A
7 p.m. August 22
Discussion 3B
3 p.m. August 23
Discussion 3C
noon August 24