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Two New Jersey Women Bring Fresh Light to White-Washed Corner of History in New Publication

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HOPEWELL, NJ—September 19, 2018 — Wild River Books Launches If These Stones Could Talk: African American Presence in the Hopewell Valley, Sourland Mountain and Surrounding Region in New Jersey by Elaine Buck and Beverly Mills on November 7th. “Part genealogy, part history, and part personal memoir, rooted in an amazing amount of research, and written with grace and flair, this book brings to light a rich past that had almost been lost.”— James M. McPherson, author of Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era.
by Kimberly Nagy

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Wild River Founders Honored as Difference Makers

Kimberly Nagy

LAMBERTVILLE, N.J. – Sept. 26, 2016 – On Sept. 21, 2016, Mountaintop Marketing awarded Kimberly Nagy and Joy E. Stocke of Wild River Review as #DifferenceMakers along with Maya von Rossum of the Delaware Riverkeeper Network. The theme of the evening centered on women who dared to be different, who followed their dreams against the odds and who left their mark on history while honoring modern-day women #DifferenceMakers.

September 25, 2016

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Moving Beyond Black History Month

William Trent House Museum and Stoutsburg Sourland African American Museum (SSAAM) Join Forces to Boost Understanding of African American Presence in Historic Sites and Museums Trenton, NJ,  February 1, 2017.

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What We Don’t Know Can Hurt Us

HAMILTON, NEW JERSEY—November 15, 2017—On Wednesday, November 1st, 2017, the Grounds For Sculpture hosted the third statewide symposium of its kind, “Presenting and Discussing Difficult Topics in African American History,” programming designed to inspire conversation as well as provide information, resources and a regularly scheduled networking forum.

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Independence Matters

Open Admissions cover circle for extract PHILADELPHIA--September 19, 2017--On Sunday, October 22, 2017, in an “All Things Indie” event, independent book publisher, Wild River Books will launch award-winning author and teacher Ned Bachus’s Open Admissions: What Teaching at Community College Taught Me About Learning at the Mermaid Inn with host and long-time supporter of independent music, Roger LaMay, WXPN general manager.

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