Mon, Mar 14|
Impact the Palm Beaches Book Club March 14th
Please join us for our March Book Club meeting where we will be discussing, "Rising from the Rails: Pullman Porters and the Making of the Black Middle Class" by Larry Tye.
Time & Location
Mar 14, 2022, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
About The Event
Drawing on extensive interviews with dozens of porters and their descendants, Larry Tye reconstructs the complicated world of the Pullman porter and the vital cultural, political, and economic roles they played as forerunners of the modern black middle class. Rising from the Rails provides a lively and enlightening look at this important social phenomenon.
Please join us for our March Book Club. We look forward to seeing you there.