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The Lines Between Us: Inequality and Segregation in the American Metropolis

November 19, 2019, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Lawrence Lanahan, the author of “The Lines Between Us: Two Families and a Quest to Cross Baltimore’s Racial Divide,” will discuss his recent book. Books will also be available for purchase from Boswell Book Company at the event.

Lawrence Lanahan has worked in radio and print journalism for over a decade, including five years producing for WYPR, Baltimore’s NPR station. At WYPR, he won a duPont Award for “The Lines Between Us,” a year-long multimedia series about inequality.

Lanahan has master’s degrees in sociology from American University and in journalism from Columbia University. He writes songs and performs in Baltimore, sometimes with the band Disappearing Ink. Lanahan lives in Baltimore with his wife and two sons.



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