James Baldwin

The Legacy of James Baldwin

June 11, 2015 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Following a screening of the newly restored documentary, James Baldwin: The Price of the Ticket, the filmmaker Karen Thorsen; Tufts professor Peniel Joseph; poets Nikky Finney and Rose Styron; and James Baldwin's niece, Aisha Karefa-Smart discuss his call for equality and its relevance today. Kim McLarin, a frequent contributor to WGBH's Emmy-award winning program, Basic Black, moderates. This forum is in partnership with PEN New England.

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