Two brown girls dream of being dancers--but only one, Tracey, has talent. The other has ideas: about rhythm and time, about black bodies and black music, about what constitutes a tribe, or makes
a person truly free. It's a close but complicated childhood friendship that ends abruptly in their early twenties, never to be revisited, but never quite forgotten, either.
Next Book Club
August 26th at 2pm
"Americanah" by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Ifemelu and Obinze are young and in love when they depart military-ruled Nigeria for the West. Beautiful, self-assured Ifemelu heads for
America, where despite her academic success, she is forced to grapple with what it means to be black for the first time. Quiet, thoughtful Obinze had hoped to join her, but with post-9/11 America
closed to him, he instead plunges into a dangerous, undocumented life in London. Fifteen years later, they reunite in a newly democratic Nigeria, and reignite their passion—for each other and for
Activity of the month
C'est le moment de reprendre votre perfectionnement de l'anglais ! Vous êtes bienvenue aux échanges de conversation lundi et vendredi de 17h à 19h.
Now is the time to continue improving your french skills! You're welcome to join the conversation exchanges Monday and Friday from 5pm to 7pm.