Wednesday, April 02, 2008

Library Hosts Author Visit for MLK Commemoration

Tuesday, April 8th
6:30 p.m.
Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library
Memphis/Shelby County Room

Professor Bobby L. Lovett, author of The Civil Rights Movement in Tennessee, speaks.

Dr. Lovett is a professor of history and dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at Tennessee State University. His articles and reviews have been published widely in such journals as Tennessee Historical Quarterly and the Journal of Southern History. Together with Linda T. Wynn, he edited the book, Profiles of African Americans in Tennessee. The Civil Rights Movement in Tennessee: A Narrative History was published in 2005.

A book signing will follow the presentation.

Please call (901) 415-2742 for more information. The Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library is located at 3030 Poplar Avenue, Memphis, TN, 38111.

An event of We Are The Beloved Community: 40 Years--Honoring Dr. King's Legacy

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