GBC Cafe Reads Frederick Douglass

91lTxn6_eAL.jpgFor the second GBC Cafe of the year, we will read and discuss the book Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass: An American Slave by Frederick Douglass. The book is a dramatic autobiography and a powerful firsthand account of slavery, written by America’s most influential abolitionist. The book is short and very poignant.  Please read the book prior to the discussion.

The book is available in many formats. You can obtain a copy of the book at no or low cost from any of the sources below and more:




Audible: It's available for free if you have an Audible Plus membership or higher.

Amazon: The book is available in various formats including Kindle and audiobook.

Free online book/pdf:



Ibibilio PDF

UNC-CH digitization project, Documenting the American South


Event start time by time zone:

Vancouver, Canada 10:30 PST
Washington DC, USA 13:30 EST
London, United Kingdom 18:30 GMT
Paris, France 19:30 CET
Nairobi, Kenya 21:30 EAT
Dubai, United Arab Emirates 22:30 GST

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February 23, 2021 at 7:30pm - 10:30pm Berlin Time
Angela Fobbs ·
Charity Moschopoulos Linda Danielson Angela Fobbs Marcia Henry Paul Hickman Karen Lee Jayne Traendly Adrienne Johnson Suma Shamanna Steven Miller Casey Macaulay Christina Skovsgaard Dieudonne Kamga Philip J Cenedella IV Dana Freling James Lockett Hillary Green Andreas Kohler Lynn Keeys Sharon Ann Ligons Susanne Sklar Marti Demetrion Nombasa Williams Heyhat Hajo Marnie Delaney Dega Farah Tammy Kirchner Susan Fitoussi Evelyn Riera Rita Forbes Cuthbert Telesford

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