Book in Common for Academic Year 2015-16 Announced

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Date: 04-13-2015

Joe Wills

Public Affairs

530-898-4143

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.