Film, Video Isabel Wilkerson: National Book Festival

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Title
Isabel Wilkerson: National Book Festival
Summary
Isabel Wilkerson, author of "Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents" (Random House), discusses the timeliness of her work, the historical foundations for her argument about caste in American society and the power of narrative nonfiction, with broadcaster, essayist and critic Bilal Qureshi. Bonus content: Historian Ryan Reft explores the language used in NAACP and Supreme Court Papers found in the Library's Manuscript Division to understand the implementation of Brown vs. Board of Education.
Event Date
September 17, 2021
Running Time
39 minutes 49 seconds
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