Adult Education – Evicted

9:15 – 10:15 Sunday Mornings by Zoom. Link will be in the email invitation to worship. It is a separate Zoom link.

Reading and Discussing Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City by Matthew Desmond. A NYT Bestseller that is a very readable account of the lives of people affected by housing issues in a U.S. city.

We will try to relate this to our “Uniquely Urban” City of Geneva through discussion and local speakers. All are welcome!

It is not necessary to attend all sessions. Reading is recommended though!

 There are also some copies in the office and Pioneer Library System has books, e-book, and audio versions.

Session 1April 25Rent: Business of Owning the City; Making Rent; Hot Water; A Beautiful Collection
Session 2May 2Rent: 13th Street; Rat Hole; The Sick; Christmas in Room 400
Session 3May 9Out: Order Some Carryout; Hypes for Hire; The’ Hood is Good; Disposable Ties
Session 4May 16Out: E-24; High Tolerance; A Nuisance; Ashes on Snow
Session 5May 23After: This is America; Lobster on Food Stamps; Little; Nobody Wants the North Side
Session 6May 30After: Bigheaded Boy; If They Give Momma the Punishment; The Serenity Club; Can’t Win for Losing
Session 7June 6Epilogue and What can we do in Geneva?

Speakers will be scheduled sometime between Sessions 4 and 7.   Watch the Church’s Facebook page and Sunday Announcements for updates.