Tuesday, April 19, 2016

The Beast Side: Living and Dying While Black in America with D Watkins -- 4/20 4 - 6 PM

Wednesday, April 20, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: 
Colony Ballroom, Stamp Student Union
The Beast Side: Living and Dying While Black in America
Author Presentation and Book Signing with D. Watkins
Wednesday, April 20th from 4:00-6:00 PM
Colony Ballroom, Stamp Student Union 
Come join us for a talk and discussion with D. Watkins, author of "The Beast Side: Living and Dying While Black in America." From 4:00-5:00 PM, D. will speak on his book, which is a collection of short essays on his upbringing in Baltimore, MD and his views on race and community in our country. From 5:00-6:00 PM, stick around to discuss what you've heard with other attendees as D. signs copies of his book. 
The UMD bookstore will be selling "The Beast Side" during the event, and light refreshments will be served. Doors open at 3:45 PM, and all UMD undergraduate and graduate students, faculty, and staff are invited to attend. 
Please register for free at: http://go.umd.edu/DWatkins
50 registered attendees will be selected to win a free copy of "The Beast Side", so register today!
Questions? Contact us at umd.gsph@gmail.com(link sends e-mail).