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In Community: A Conversation on Poverty featuring author Matthew Desmond

October 12 @ 5:30 pm

Join us at Norwalk’s historic Wall Street Theatre for the first event in our “In Community” speaker series, sponsored by the Community Foundation’s Equity Lab and CT Public.

This October 12 event will feature Matthew Desmond, Princeton sociologist and Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City (Crown, 2016).

In this community conversation, Desmond will share insights from his latest book, Poverty, By America (Crown, 2023), exploring the complexities of poverty and ways we can collectively usher in a new age of shared prosperity.

5:30 pm – Reception
6:30 pm – Program with Q&A
7:30 pm – Book sale & signing

General admission is $20; patron level tickets are $50. You may also choose the “pay what you can” option for this important conversation.

Questions? Contact us at info@FCCFoundation.org or call 203.750.3200

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October 12
5:30 pm