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Common Read 2021: The Fire This Time

A guide to provide context and support for Mt. Holyoke's 2021 Common Read

Opening Panel Discussion

Common Read Opening Panel with Jesmyn Ward, Kiese Laymon, and Mitchell S. Jackson

Jesmyn Ward, Kiese Laymon, Mitchell Jackson

Jesmyn Ward, Kiese Laymon, and Mitchell S. Jackson will join the Mount Holyoke community via Zoom for a discussion of The Fire This Time on Thursday, September 9, 2021 at 7pm ET. 

Photo credits from left to right: Jesmyn Ward by Beowulf Sheehan, Kiese Laymon by Lyceum Agency, Mitchell S. Jackson by John Ricard.

Book Display at LITS

From August 23 until September 17, 2021, check out the Common Read print book display in the LITS atrium! You can take books to the circulation desk to borrow them. 

Also, check out our Visual Browse, an online list of books by contributors to The Fire this Time.

MHC Accessibility Barriers Form