January 10, 2019
Burlington Public Library
Beyond the Book: There, There by Tommy Orange
Thursday, January 10, 2019
Read and discuss various perspectives, communities, and cultures at Beyond the Book Club. Extra copies of Tommy Orange's "There There" are available at the Customer Service desk.
There There is a relentlessly paced multi-generational story about violence and recovery, memory and identity, and the beauty and despair woven into the history of a nation and its people. It tells the story of twelve characters, each of whom have private reasons for traveling to the Big Oakland Powwow.