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Deepen your sense of what love means.
Inspire you to consider how Baldwin's philosophy of love can change how we live.
Learn how confrontation can be an act of love.

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There was no idea more important to James Baldwin than love. In his novels, plays, essays, and activism, he grappled with the meaning of love and how to find it in our lives. Baldwin's understanding of love was not the sort you'd find in a greeting card. Instead, his understanding of love was tough, philosophical, and even confrontational. On the...

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Interactive Workshop

Best for employees who want to talk, connect, and engage in hands-on training.

Best for teams up to 60 people

Facilitated Learning

Best for employees who like to listen with some engagement and discussion throughout.

Best for teams up to 90 people

Lecture Followed by Q&A

Best for employees who like to listen, absorb and ask questions at the end. Can also be a keynote or speech.

Best for teams up to 120 people

Class Durations

Flexible class lengths to meet your team’s needs.


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It was excellent and loved learning the background you would not know through his writings.

More About Nicholas Buccola

Nicholas Buccola gained notable recognition through his acclaimed work "The Fire Is Upon Us: James Baldwin, William F. Buckley Jr., and the Debate over Race in America," a deep dive into one of the most pivotal discussions on racial issues in modern history. With a keen interest in American political thought, Nicholas has expanded his literary contributions by authoring and...

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