Join the Humanities Council, Mount Pleasant business owners, and residents for cocktails and conversation during an after-work
#HumanitiesDC #Author EVENT @BusBoysAndPoets SUNDAY! “Coolie Woman” is both a historical rescue mission and profound #meditation on family & #womanhood. “Coolie” is a #British name for indentured laborers who replaced newly emancipated slaves on sugar plantations all over the world.
Pregnant and traveling alone, this woman disappeared into history. The author Gaiutra Bahadur is a #journalist and #bookcritic and will read & discuss this amazing account!