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First Thursday Book Discussion

"Covered With Night"

2022-12-01 12:00:00 2022-12-01 13:00:00 America/Chicago First Thursday Book Discussion Join us to discuss "Covered With Night," an immersive true tale of the killing of a Native American man and its far-reaching consequences for colonial America. In a stunning narrative history based on painstaking original research, acclaimed historian Nicole Eustace reconstructs the crime and its aftermath, taking us into the worlds of Euro-Americans and Indigenous peoples of the time. Adults. Columbia Public Library - Children's Program Room

Thursday, December 01
12:00pm - 1:00pm

Add to Calendar 2022-12-01 12:00:00 2022-12-01 13:00:00 America/Chicago First Thursday Book Discussion Join us to discuss "Covered With Night," an immersive true tale of the killing of a Native American man and its far-reaching consequences for colonial America. In a stunning narrative history based on painstaking original research, acclaimed historian Nicole Eustace reconstructs the crime and its aftermath, taking us into the worlds of Euro-Americans and Indigenous peoples of the time. Adults. Columbia Public Library - Children's Program Room

Columbia Public Library

Children's Program Room

Join us to discuss "Covered With Night," an immersive true tale of the killing of a Native American man and its far-reaching consequences for colonial America. In a stunning narrative history based on painstaking original research, acclaimed historian Nicole Eustace reconstructs the crime and its aftermath, taking us into the worlds of Euro-Americans and Indigenous peoples of the time. Adults.

Join us to discuss "Covered With Night: A Story of Murder and Indigenous Justice in Early America" by Nicole Eustace, an immersive true tale of the killing of a Native American man and its far-reaching consequences for colonial America. In a stunning narrative history based on painstaking original research, Eustace, an acclaimed historian, reconstructs the crime and its aftermath, taking us into the worlds of Euro-Americans and Indigenous peoples in this formative period. Eustace's utterly absorbing account provides a new understanding of Indigenous forms of justice, with lessons for our era.

Adults. 

Want to learn more? This author will appear live as part of the DBRL Online Author Series Wednesday, December 14 at 11 a.m. Learn more and register


While COVID community levels are high, masks are requested in the library. Masks are optional when levels are as medium or low. For the latest information, see the library's COVID safety page.

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Featured | Books & Authors |

TAGS: | Book Discussion |

Columbia Public Library

Phone: (573) 443-3161
Fax: (573) 443-3281

Hours
Mon, Nov 28 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Nov 29 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Nov 30 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Dec 01 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Dec 02 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Dec 03 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Dec 04 1:00PM to 5:00PM

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