Gallier Gatherings Book Club: Brothels, Depravity, and Abandoned Women

Schedule

Wed Jun 12 2024 at 04:30 pm to 06:30 pm

Location

Nora Navra Library | New Orleans, LA

Join us for an evening of conversation at a new location: Nora Navra Library! Presented in partnership with the New Orleans Public Library.
About this Event

Join us for an evening of conversation at a new location: Nora Navra Library! Presented in partnership with the New Orleans Public Library.

Hermann-Grima + Gallier Historic Houses (HGGHH) is excited to host an evening of conversation as part of our Gallier Gathering series, in partnership with the New Orleans Public Library (NOPL)! At our June 12th event, registered guests will meet to discuss the book, Brothels, Depravity, and Abandoned Women: Illegal Sex in Antebellum New Orleans, by Judith Kelleher Schafer, scholar of Antebellum Louisiana history. To read more about Brothels, Depravity, and Abandoned Women, please visit: https://lsupress.org/9780807137154/brothels-depravity-and-abandoned-women/

You can check out a copy of the book through the NOPL: https://neworleans.polarislibrary.com/search/title.aspx?ctx=1.1033.0.0.1&pos=3&cn=391204)

Limited copies of the book are also available at a discounted price of $11 through HGGHH as an optional purchase along with your free ticket.

The discussion will be led by HGGHH Director of Educational Programming, Dr. Amy Katherine Medvick.

This event will be held offsite at Nora Navra Library (1902 St Bernard Ave, New Orleans, LA 70116).

Where is it happening?

Nora Navra Library, 1902 Saint Bernard Avenue, New Orleans, United States
Tickets

USD 0.00 to USD 11.00

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