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Book Talk by Author Eve L. Ewing: 'Ghosts in the Schoolyard'

Book Talk by Author Eve L. Ewing, who studies racism, social inequality and urban policy, and the impact of these forces on United States public schools and the lives of young people.
Date
Wednesday, December 05, 2018
Time
6 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Location
 Madison Central Library
Address
201 W. Mifflin Street
Madison WI
Description
Please join the Wisconsin Book Festival and the Wisconsin Center for Education Research (WCER) for a presentation of "Ghosts in the Schoolyard" by author Eve L. Ewing.

Ewing is a writer and scholar from Chicago. She is the author of three books, including her most recent, "Ghosts in the Schoolyard: Racism and School Closings on Chicago’s South Side," the story of the city’s 2013 mass public school closures — the largest wave of such closures in the nation’s history.

Ewing studies racism, social inequality and urban policy, and the impact of these forces on United States public schools and the lives of young people.

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