American to the Backbone

The Life of James W.C. Pennington
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Learn the story of a former slave who became a Yale scholar, minister, and an international leader of the Antebellum abolitionist movement. Christopher Webber will read from his biography, American to the Backbone: the Life of James W.C. Pennington and show slides to augment his presentation.

Upcoming Events

Letters to Prisoners Workshop
Sunday, December 11, 2016, 1:00 pm
Main Library, Paley Room - Floor 3
Kwanzaa Celebration
Thursday, December 29, 2016, 5:00 pm
Main Library, Koret Auditorium

Current Exhibits

Black Matters
Through Thursday, December 15, 2016
Main Library, African American Center
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