The Book & Author Series is a series of conversations with authors whose work focuses on the history of the American Civil Rights Movement or relevant current social issues whose roots lie within the struggle for freedom by people of color in America. Each event is free and open to the public.
Scheduled for 2019-2020
August 15, 2019 – Beale Street Dynasty by Preston Lauterbach
October 23, 2019 – How to be an Antiracist by Dr. Ibram X. Kendi
November 14, 2019 – Force and Freedom: Black Abolitionists and the Politics of Violence by Kellie Carter Jackson
February 27, 2020 – Overground Railroad: The Green Book and Roots of Black Travel in America by Candacy Taylor