@ MHS Auditorium

Fox Cities Reads 2019  

Fox Cities Reads Author Presentations

Menasha High School Auditorium      
      Thursday, April 11, at 6:30pm

Lawrence University Chapel
      Friday, April 12, at 10:00am

This year’s community read is Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City by Matthew Desmond.  You are invited to check out and read a copy, then hear Dr. Desmond at one of the two events listed above.

The book describes eight families in Milwaukee struggling to stay in their homes. It won the 2017 Pulitzer Prize for general nonfiction, a National Book Critics Circle Award, and an Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence.

Dr. Desmond is a professor of sociology at Princeton University. He received his Ph.D.from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.


Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 6:30pm