Foundation Lecture - Faces of Poverty - Wayne Community College | Goldsboro, NC `

Foundation Lecture – Faces of Poverty

Room 101, Walnut Building | October 14, 2019 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The Foundation of Wayne Community College’s Arts and Humanities Program presents “Faces of Poverty,” a lecture by Gene Nichol.

Nichol is the author of Faces of Poverty in North Carolina: Stories From Our Invisible Citizens. In this talk, he will explore the potent challenges of poverty in North Carolina concentrating on the lives and stories of those living with intense economic hardship in the Tar Heel State. He will also extensively examine poverty and economic segregation in Goldsboro where he interviewed scores of residents living in Wayne County’s poorest neighborhood.

Free and open to the public.

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