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BookTalk at BSC "“Nomadland: Surviving America in the Twenty-First Century"

Sunday, March 06, 2022
1 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Add to Calendar3/6/2022 1 p.m.3/6/2022 3 p.m.America/BismarckBookTalk at BSC "“Nomadland: Surviving America in the Twenty-First Century"BSC Library
The Bismarck State College Library will host the final BookTalk at BSC 2022 discussion exploring a “Journeys” theme on Sunday, March 6, from 1-3 p.m. This discussion will examine the book “Nomadland: Surviving America in the Twenty-First Century" by Jessica Bruder.
 
Humanities instructor Dr. Brian Palecek will lead the discussion of Bruder’s book that follows her experience traveling across the United States to learn about the lives of the American “nomads” who have hit the road in late-model RVs, travel trailers and vans to find both work and community. She journeys alongside the migrant laborers who call themselves “workampers” to understand their stories more intimately. Bruder is a writer, journalist, photojournalist, editor and educator based in Brooklyn, New York. “Nomadland”

BookTalk at BSC is the BSC Library’s annual book discussion series will take place in the BSC Library, 1400 Schafer St., in Bismarck, and is free and open to all.
 
BookTalk at BSC is funded by the BSC Library and the Rose Marie Henke Memorial Library Endowment. The books can be borrowed from libraries or purchased from booksellers. To access the online BookTalk at BSC guide, visit bsc.libguides.com/booktalk/2022. For more information, contact the BSC Library at 701-224-5450 or bsc.library@bismarckstate.edu.