Prominent civil rights attorney Connie Rice to speak at AA/Ypsi Reads main event
Meet influential civil rights attorney Connie Rice at the 11th annual Ann Arbor/Ypsilanti Reads Event on Thursday. While AA/Ypsi Reads has many events around a book and theme—this year's is "Understanding Race"—there is one large event that features a special guest. Rice will be the keynote speaker at this year's event.
She is certain to have a fascinating look into race relations today.
This year's AA/Ypsi Reads book selection was "The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration In The Age Of Colorblindness" by Michelle Alexander. Find out more at aareads.aadl.org.
Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013. 7-9 p.m. Doors open at 6 p.m. Free. In the Towsley Auditorium at Washtenaw Community College, 4800 E. Huron River Dr., Ann Arbor. 734-677-5033.