"The Crisis in Black Education"

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"The Crisis in Black Education"

Black History Month Lecture Series with C. R. Gibbs

C. R. Gibbs, author and researcher will give a series of two lectures at four DC Public Library's during Black History Month in February 2017. His topics will focus on the theme of "The Crisis in Black Education"  and what historical impact it has had on Washington DC and beyond.

These presentations will take place on Thursdays at 7:00 p.m. at the libraries listed below:
 
Crossing the Rubicon: The Battle for Black Public Education in the District of Columbia 
  • Southwest Neighborhood Library  February 2, 2017
  • Tenley Neighborhood Library  February 16, 2017
The Assault on Jim Crow Education: Black Teens in the Civil Rights Movement
  • Southeast Neighborhood Library February 9, 2017
  • Cleveland Park Interim Library  February 23, 2017