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Daughters of the Dream - Tamara Copeland on Growing up in Civil Rights Era Richmond


Tamara Copeland will discuss her new book Daughters of the Dream Monday, November 12 at 7 pm at Book No Further. The book recounts Copeland's and her friends' experiences growing up in Richmond during the Civil Rights Era. 

The book discusses the injustices of Richmond in the 1950s and '60s as a backdrop of the story that is "about rising above what was intended to hold us back."

Copeland, who will retire at the end of the year from her position as President of the Washington Regional Association of Grantmakers, has worked extensively in nonprofit management, policy and children’s issues. (Read more)

The event is free and a signing will follow the presentation. Books are available in advance in the store or online and at the event.  (Bringing books purchased elsewhere is discouraged.)

 

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