The Great Migration and the Black American Dream, a History Book Talk & Signing
Blair Imani is a historian and author of Modern HERstory: Stories of Women and Nonbinary People Rewriting History. She will discuss and sign Making Our Way Home: The Great Migration and the Black American Dream ($18.99 Ten Speed Press). This is a powerful illustrated history of the Great Migration and its sweeping impact on Black and American culture, from Reconstruction to the rise of hip hop.
Making Our Way Home explores issues like voting rights, domestic terrorism, discrimination, and segregation alongside the flourishing of arts and culture, activism, and civil rights. Imani shows how these influences shaped America's workforce and wealth distribution by featuring the stories of notable people and events, relevant data, and family histories.
ABOUT THE EVENT
This event is free and open to the public. End time may vary.
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