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Author Robert Wilkins: Long Road to Hard Truth

Individuals of all ages are invited as author Judge Robert L. Wilkins discusses his new book, "Long Road to Hard Truth: The 100-Year Mission to Create the National Museum of African American History and Culture." Wilkins was a member of the presidential commission that planned the museum. His book tells the story of the quest that began in 1916 for the institution, inspired as a reaction to the slander of the film, "Birth of a Nation," and the segregation and discrimination against African Americans. A book signing will follow the discussion. Seating is limited to 90 attendees. This program will be held in the Center for Black Literature & Culture at Central Library.

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Date: Tue, Mar 27, 2018
Time: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Central Library
Location Group: Central
Age Level: No Age Restrictions

Questions about this event? Please contact:
Central Library
317-275-4100