Multicultural BRIDGE is pleased to hold the first book launch for Berkshire Mosaic written by Multicultural BRIDGE C.E.O. Gwendolyn Hampton VanSant. Berkshire Mosaic is an anthology of interviews highlighting the diverse group of people living in Berkshire County. The book is a living history project meant to inspire conversation and celebrate the compassionate people living in this unique area.
The book launch will take place at Pittsfield’s Lichtenstein Center for the Arts (28 Renee Avenue). The launch will include readings from contributing writers and editors as well as comments from special guest Kate Macguire, Board President of Downtown Pittsfield, Inc.
Berkshire Mosaic is the first book written by Gwendolyn Hampton VanSant. Gwendolyn’s life work has centered around deconstructing systematic racism, classism and sexism. She is currently the CEO of Multicultural BRIDGE, an organization which she founded in 2007. BRIDGE is dedicated to promoting cultural competence and integration of diverse groups in and around Western Massachusetts. Gwendolyn is also a diversity leader and trainer, bilingual certified interpreter and community activist.