Prize-winning 1619 Project now coming out in book form
November 14, 2021
Thais Perkins is the owner of Reverie Books in Austin, Texas, and the parent of a middle school student and high school student. Among the books she is eager to have in her store, and in the schools, is an expanded edition of "The 1619 Project" that comes out this week.
"My store is a social-justice oriented bookstore, and this book fits very well within that mission," she says. "I am promoting community sponsorships of the book, where people can purchase a copy and have it donated to one of the schools."
That is assuming, of course, the school will be allowed to accept it.
The "1619 Proje...