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Ten Evenings with Isabel Wilkerson, Presented by Pittsburgh Arts & Lectures

Presented by Pittsburgh Arts & Lectures at Carnegie Music Hall (Oakland), Pittsburgh PA

May 09 2022
Ten Evenings with Isabel Wilkerson, Presented by Pittsburgh Arts & Lectures

Isabel Wilkerson on left, cover of Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents on right

Ten Evenings lecture with Isabel Wilkerson, author of Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents

In her ground-breaking book Caste, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Warmth of Other Suns, Isabel Wilkerson, explores how America—today and throughout its history—is shaped by a hidden caste system, a rigid hierarchy of human rankings.

In Caste, Wilkerson documents how the Nazis studied the racial systems in America to plan their out-cast of the Jews; she discusses why the cruel logic of caste requires that there be a bottom rung for those in the middle to measure themselves

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ADMISSION INFO

Seats for this event start at $15. For those unable to attend in person, a livestreamed option is also available. Both virtual passes and tickets to the lecture can be purchased at pittsburghlectures.org/isabel-wilkerson/.

Contact: 412-622-8866

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

  • May 9, 2022 at 07:30 pm - 09:00 pm (Mon)
* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

Carnegie Music Hall (Oakland)

4400 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213

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