Play reading: THE NICETIES, by Eleanor Burgess
Weller Book Works was founded as Zion Bookstore nearly 90 years ago. Over the years we’ve been known as Sam Weller’s Books and Sam Weller’s Zion Bookstore. We are in our third generation of operations, owned and managed by Tony and Catherine Weller. Our staff includes four generations of Wellers and a remarkable team of book lovers. Our bookstore sells new, used and rare books in a space built to surprise and delight you in historic Trolley Square.
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Please join us for a reading of THE NICETIES, by Eleanor Burgess, Sunday, November 10, at 6 PM. Starring Katherine Atwood and Nadia Sine. Directed by U of U Professor Emeritus Richard Scharine.
Zoe, a black student at a liberal arts college, is called into her white professor’s office to discuss her paper about slavery’s effect on the American Revolution. What begins as a polite clash in perspectives explodes into an urgent debate about race, history, and power.
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