In retelling the bloodthirsty story of the invasion of the Americas, Horne recounts how the fierce resistance by Africans and their Indigenous allies weakened Spain and enabled London to dispatch settlers to Virginia in 1607.
Join with others for this hybrid conversation about The Dawning of the Apocalypse by Gerald Horne. UREC Reads participants read 1-2 chapters each month and then gather electronically for an informal conversation about chapter content. An email is sent with a Zoom link on a monthly basis to all who indicate interest in UREC Reads. If you are interested in participating in UREC Reads, please send word via the UREC Contact page so that your email can be included on the UREC Reads email list.
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Copies of The Dawning of the Apocalypse are available for purchase at ABE Books for $17 + S/H. Your local library may also have copies available.
Reading Schedule –
- January 13 – introduction
- February 10 – chapter 1
- March 10 – chapter 2
- April 14 – chapter 3
- May 12 – chapter 4
- June 9 – chapter 5
- July 14 – chapter 6
- August 11 – chapter 7
- September 8 – chapter 8