Book in Common for Academic Year 2015-16 Announced


Date: 04-13-2015

Joe Wills

Public Affairs


Butte College and California State University, Chico, are pleased to announce the Book in Common selection for academic year 2015-16: “Just Mercy,” by Bryan Stevenson.

“Just Mercy” is a powerful and compelling account of Bryan Stevenson’s Equal Justice Initiative, a nonprofit organization that provides legal aid to Death Row prisoners. While Stevenson’s work is centered in Alabama, the issues raised by “Just Mercy” are relevant to California and across the nation.

The complete release is available on the CSU, Chico News website.