One Book, One Community

One Book, One Community – Read. Reflect. Engage.  is a community–wide initiative that seeks to engage students, faculty, staff, and the community in reading, discussing, and analyzing the same book. For the 2017/18 academic year, the One Book One Community Committee has chosen Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America by Barbara Ehrenreich.

Copies of the book are available in the YCCC Library and Wells Public Library.

In the spring, the college will host community discussions, a speaker and other book related activities.  These will be are free and open to the public.

Barbara Ehrenreich is the author of fourteen books, including the bestselling Bait and Switch. She lives in Virginia, USA.

Funded in part by a generous grant from the Reny’s Charitable Foundation.