Event | Lectures and Symposia Giants of Racial Justice

Date and Location

  • When: Thursday, February 18, 2021

    7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EST

  • This presentation will premiere on both Facebook External and YouTube External. The presentation will be available for viewing afterwards at those sites and in the Library's Event Videos collection.

  • Where: Online Only

Part of National Book Festival Presents

Request ADA accommodations five business days in advance at (202) 707-6362 or ADA@loc.gov.

In an event celebrating African American History Month, Peniel E. Joseph (“The Sword and the Shield”) and Tamara Payne (“The Dead Are Arising”) will discuss their books on Malcolm X and Martin Luther King Jr. with NPR TV Critic Eric Deggans.

This is part of National Book Festival Presents, a year-round series that features high-caliber authors, their books and corresponding Library treasures.