Is Racial Justice Passe? Barack Obama, American Society, and Human Rights in the 21st Century.
A panel discussion at the Harlem Book Fair. Shown live on C-Span2/Book TV Broadcast.
Speakers on recent books: Rev. Herbert Daughtry (Moderator), No Monopoly on Suffering: Black and Jews in Crown Heights and Elsewhere; Yohuru Williams, Black Politics/White Power: Civil Rights, Black Power, and the Black Panthers in New Haven; William Cobb, The Substance of Hope: Barack Obama and the Paradox of Progress; Peniel Joseph, Dark Days, Bright Nights: From Black Power to Barack Obama; Gloria Browne-Marshall, The U.S. Constitution: An African-American Context; Paul Butler, Let's Get Free: A Hip Hop Theory of Justice; and Steve Clark, Malcolm X, Black Liberation, and the Road to Workers Power.
Sat. July 17, 1:05 p.m.
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, 515 Malcolm X Blvd.