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Author Talk with Matthew Desmond

6 p.m. - 8 p.m. Oct. 16, 2019

Pulitzer Prize winner Matthew Desmond explores and gives insights to his book, Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City at this author talk. In 2016, Richmond had the second-highest rate of evictions in the country. Desmond sheds light on the causes, impacts, and consequences of eviction in America today.

Evicted was the 2019 Common Book for VCU. Event is free and open to the public.



Stuart C. Siegel Center, 1200 W. Broad St., Richmond, VA 23284


Patrick Heckel
(804) 827-0987