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Meet the Author: Dr. Richard Benson II

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Sunday, December 8, 2013
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Hayti Heritage Center

Join Dr. Richard Benson II for a reading from his new book, Fighting for Our Place in the Sun: Malcolm X and the Radicalization of the Black Student Movement 1960-1973. Benson focuses on the student movement and the shift in black power that developed as a result, both nationwide and in Durham. One of these displays of radicalism was Malcolm X Liberation University, which was located in Durham. A book signing will follow the reading. This program is co-sponsored by SJHF, Inc./Hayti Heritage Center