James Baldwin

⭐ Meet Anna Malaika Tubbs, Author of ‘The Three Mothers: How the Mothers of Martin Luther King, Jr., Malcolm X & James Baldwin Shaped a Nation’ (Prince George’s County Memorial Library) – VIRTUAL

      Much has been written about Berdis Baldwin’s son James (James Baldwin), about Alberta King’s son Martin Luther (Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.), and Louise Little’s son Malcolm (Malcolm X). But virtually nothing has been said about the extraordinary women who raised them. In her groundbreaking and essential […]

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Lecture Featuring Eddie Glaude (Enoch Pratt Free Library) – VIRTUAL

Join us for the annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Lecture featuring Eddie Glaude. Presented in partnership with the Reginald F. Lewis Museum. In the story of [Author James] Baldwin’s crucible, Glaude suggests, we can find hope and guidance through our own after times, this Trumpian era of shattered promises and white […]

Meet Eddie S. Glaude Jr., Author of ‘Begin Again: James Baldwin’s America and its Urgent Lessons for our Own’ (Prince George’s County Memorial Library) – VIRTUAL

New York Times bestselling author and Princeton University professor Eddie S. Glaude Jr. discusses his new book, “Begin Again: James Baldwin’s American and its Urgent Lessons for Our Now.” Watch Live James Baldwin grew disillusioned by the failure of the civil rights movement to force America to confront its lies […]

“I Am Not Your Negro” Film Screening & Discussion (Davies Unitarian Universalist Congregation)

Description “In 1979, James Baldwin wrote a letter to his literary agent describing his next project, “Remember This House.” The book was to be a revolutionary, personal account of the lives and assassinations of three of his close friends: Medgar Evers, Malcolm X and Martin Luther King, Jr. At the time of […]