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Thursday, August 20, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Join a statewide book club that invites Minnesotans of all ages to read a common title and come together virtually to enjoy, reflect, and discuss.
The Minnesota Historical Society is collecting and preserving Minnesotans’ stories related to the COVID-19 health crisis so future generations can learn how the pandemic has impacted our lives.
Featured MNopedia Article
In recent weeks, there has been renewed discussion about racist symbols and their effect on society. This MNopedia article explores the history of blackface, its negative depiction of African Americans, and how it was received in Minnesota.
For a limited time, select MNHS Press e-books are on sale for just $4.99. Browse our virtual bookstore to discover fascinating stories about Minnesota people, places, eras, and events.