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Three Girls from Bronzeville: An Author Visit with Dawn Turner

Thursday, October 26, 2023
7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Frick Center, Founders Lounge

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Dawn Turner is the author of Three Girls from Bronzeville: A Uniquely American Memoir of Race, Fate, and Sisterhood, which depicts the coming of age—and divergent paths—of the author, her younger sister and her best friend in Chicago’s Bronzeville neighborhood.

An award-winning author and journalist, Turner will talk about her book and her work with Andrea Krieg, assistant professor of criminal justice at Elmhurst University. A book signing will follow the lecture.

Presented with the Elmhurst Public Library and Friends of the Elmhurst Public Library
One Book, One Elmhurst*
Admission is free but registration is required.


*One Book, One Elmhurst is a partnership of the Elmhurst Public Library and Elmhurst University that encourages the entire community to read and engage with the same book title. Learn more at

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