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Collection Connections: ‘Black Cake’ by Charmaine Wilkerson

Held on the first Thursday of the month, the Folger’s virtual book club is free and open to all. Here, we revisit the presentation by Brittany Merritt Nash about sugar production and its relationship to ‘Black Cake’ by Charmaine Wilkerson.



Resource Guide: ‘Ramón and Julieta’ by Alana Quintana Albertson

On November 3, 2022 the Folger’s virtual book club continues with a discussion of Ramón and Julieta’ by Alana Quintana Albertson. To prepare for the discussion, we have pulled together a list of Folger resources related to ‘Romeo and Juliet’ and Latinx Shakespeare.


Collection Connections: ‘Shadowplay’ by Joseph O’Connor

Held on the first Thursday of the month, the Folger’s virtual book club is free and open to all. Here, we revisit the items shared by Dr. Jason McElligott, Director of Marsh’s Library, on October 6, 2022 as an introduction to ‘Shadowplay’ by Joseph O’Connor.






ENCORES: Graywolf’s 45th Anniversary with Danez Smith (2019)

Folger Public Programs is pleased to present ENCORES, a weekly online series highlighting past performances and recalling the rich history of programming on the historic Folger stage. Enjoy Danez Smith sharing their poetry as part of the Graywolf 45th Anniversary reading.