Graham Russell Gao Hodges, Black New Jersey @ Newark Library *CANCELLED

Graham Russell Gao Hodges

1664 to the Present Day

Hope to reschedule next year

Thursday, November 8th, 6 PM
Newark Public Library | Main Library
5 Washington Street, Newark, NJ 07101

Black New Jersey: 1664 to the Present Day tells the rich and complex story of the African American community’s remarkable accomplishments and the colossal obstacles they faced along the way.

Drawing from rare archives, historian Graham Russell Gao Hodges brings to life the courageous black men and women who fought for their freedom during slavery days and later battled racial discrimination. and eventually built a sturdy and substantial middle class.

Free and open to the public. Light refreshments. Books will be available for purchase.

Questions? Call Newark Public Library at 973.733.7775



Event date: 
Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Event address: 
Newark Public LIbrary
5 Washington St.
Newark, NJ 07102
Black New Jersey: 1664 to the Present Day Cover Image
ISBN: 9780813595184
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Rutgers University Press - October 2018