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To build community and foster understanding

MIT Reads

MIT Reads is an all-MIT reading experience that aims to build community and foster understanding. Events and discussions are open to the entire MIT community.

Tatum book cover

Spring 2019 book selection: Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria

This spring we will read Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria, by Beverly Daniel Tatum. Learn more and find out how to get the book.

Author event

We are very excited to have Beverly Daniel Tatum join the MIT community to talk about her work. We hope to see you there!

  • Thursday, April 18: 4-6pm in the Wong Auditorium (E51-115)

Community discussions

Join in one of the small group discussions this April:

  • Friday, April 19: Noon-1:00PM in 14E-109 (Lewis Music Library)
    Feel free to bring your lunch; snacks will be provided
  • Wednesday, April 24: 5:30-6:30PM in W31-110 (SPXCE Intercultural Center)
    Dinner will be provided

MIT Reads is sponsored by the MIT Libraries and the MIT Press Bookstore.