Film, Video 2022 National Book Festival: Dolen Perkins-Valdez on "Take My Hand"
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- 2022 National Book Festival: Dolen Perkins-Valdez on "Take My Hand"
- Dolen Perkins-Valdez's latest novel, "Take My Hand," revolves around Civil Townsend, a Black nurse we follow from the early days of her career in 1973 to her eventual retirement. Inspired by true events, the novel lays bare the shameful history of state-sanctioned abuses against Black girls and women by medical professionals in America. Moderated by Linda Villarosa.
- September 03, 2022
- 45 minutes
- online text
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