Bold Type: African Americans in Their Own Words


When:
February 20, 2020 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
2020-02-20T19:00:00-05:00
2020-02-20T20:30:00-05:00
Where:
Anderson Main Library
300 North McDuffie Street
Anderson
SC 29621
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Library Staff
(864) 260-4500 x126
Bold Type: African Americans in Their Own Words @ Anderson Main Library

Hear the poetry, speeches, essays, and stories of Black America read by today’s leaders. Leading members of Anderson’s African American community will perform excerpts of poetry by Langston Hughes, Tupac Shakur, and Paul Laurence Dunbar; speeches by Martin Luther King, Jr., Malcolm X and Barack Obama; an excerpt of Incidents of a Slave Girl by Harriet Jacobs, and an essay by Maya Angelou.

Refreshments and a reception to follow.