LIBRARY SERIES IN HONOR OF AUTHOR JAMES BALDWIN CONTINUES

The Frank E. Merriweather, Jr. Branch Library, 1324 Jefferson Ave., continues its series of discussions based on James Baldwin’s writings on America to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the publication of James Baldwin’s powerful first collection of essays, Notes of a Native Son,.     

Session 3: The Difficulty of Realizing Equality and Freedom (Tuesday, April 5th, 6:00-7:30 PM).  Readings to be discussed: The American Dream and the American Negro by James Baldwin; Another Country by James Baldwin

Session 4: The Urgency of Addressing Injustice Now, or, What Will it Take to Change America (Tuesday, April 19th 6:00-7:30 PM) . Readings to be discussed: Fifth Avenue Uptown by James Baldwin; Go Tell it on the Mountain by James Baldwin.

 

 The program is free and open to the public, but registration is necessary by calling the Merriweather Branch Library at 716-883-4418. Space is limited.