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Encountering the 1%

Saturday, November 18, 10am-1pm

Hartford History Center
Hartford Public Library, 3rd Floor
500 Main Street, Hartford, CT 06103

Join us in reading one of the great texts of America’s “Gilded Age” and discuss the relationship between private wealth and public good. Please read “The Gospel of Wealth” by Andrew Carneige prior to the event.

The Hartford History Center at Hartford Public LibraryThe Amistad Center for Art & Culture, the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, and UConn Humanities Institute -UCHI have formed a community engagement partnership to present Encounters, a series focused on encouraging informed and informal conversations about issues that affect our lives. The aim is to strengthen our ability to know ourselves, and to develop a forum for respectful and challenging dialogue.

Lunch will be provided. Please RSVP to jeagosto@hplct.org