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Rochelle Riley at Blanche's Restaurant

Calling all book clubs!

Blanche’s Restaurant invites you a signing and reading of acclaimed newspaper columnist Rochelle Riley’s new book The Burden: African Americans and the Enduring Impact of Slavery at 6 p.m. on Saturday, February 17, 2018. The event will feature a presentation of excerpts from, and a conversation about "The Burden" and how slavery’s aftermath continues to diminish the lives of black Americans today.

For more information, contact Reuben Blackwell at reuben.blackwell@yahoo.com.

Saturday, February 17, 2018
Blanche's Restaurant
116 Tarboro St.
Rocky Mount NC

The Burden

African Americans and the Enduring Impact of Slavery

Edited by Rochelle Riley
Foreword by Nikole Hannah-Jones

Examines the continued emotional, economic, and cultural enslavement of African Americans in the twenty-first century.

Published: February 2018
ISBN: 9780814345146
Published: February 2018
ISBN: 9780814345153