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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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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/.

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Carnegie Music Hall (Oakland)

4400 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213

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