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Ralph Richard Banks: Is Marriage for White People?
Date Wednesday February 08
Time 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Location Details
Lafayette Library and Learning Center, 3491 Mt. Diablo Blvd. Lafayette, CA 94549
Event Type Speaker
Organizer/AuthorErin Collins
Wed, Feb 8 2012 - 6:30pm
Ralph Richard Banks: Is Marriage for White People?

Jackson Eli Reynolds Professor of Law, Stanford Law School; Author, Is Marriage for White People? How the African American Marriage Decline Affects Everyone

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, Stanford Law School Professor Banks will tackle that oh-so-controversial institution: marriage. His recent book, Is Marriage for White People? How the African American Marriage Decline Affects Everyone, explores the deterioration of marriage in America and its implications for family and romantic relationships. Join us for an intimate look at the changing nature of nuptials.

Location: Lafayette Library and Learning Center, 3491 Mt. Diablo Blvd. Lafayette, CA 94549

Time: 5:45 p.m. check-in, 6:30 p.m. program


Cost: $22 standard, $12 members, $7 students (with valid ID)
Added to the calendar on Tuesday Jan 17th, 2012 4:54 PM

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by jeeezzz
Tuesday Jan 24th, 2012 6:57 PM
Is marriage for Latinos? Is marriage for Asians? Is marriage for Native Americans? Is marriage for Gay people? The answer is marriage is for all people who love one another and want to spend their lives together. Not to sure what the book is about,but kind of a dumb title if you ask me.
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