An intergenerational conversation about the social networks and organizations created by and for Black people.
ABOUT THIS EVENT
Join us for an intergenerational conversation about the social networks and organizations created by and for Black people and their impacts and legacy in Jacksonville.
The panel will be facilitated by Jacksonville Today’s Will Brown and will feature Stacey L. Holman, the director of Making Black America, the latest series from Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
Will Brown (Host)
Jacksonville Today (Millennial)
Stacey L. Holman
Director, Making Black America (Generation X)
100 Black Men of Jacksonville (Boomer)
I’m A Star Foundation (Generation Z)
Tickets are free, but seating is limited. Reserve your seat today!
JACKSONVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY – BOOK LIST
Check out these books suggestions by the Jacksonville Public Library.
- The Black Church – Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
- Black Food – Bryant Terry
- The Secret Lives of Church Ladies – Deesha Philyaw
- Black Futures – Kimberly Drew & Jenna Wortham
- Negroland – Margo Jefferson
- Black Birds in the Sky – Brandy Colbert
- Between the World and Me – Ta-Nehisi Coates
- Stony the Road – Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
- The 1619 Project – Nikole Hannah-Jones
- The Warmth of Other Suns – Isabel Wilkerson
- Four Hundred Souls – Ibram X. Kendi
Many of these books can be downloaded through Hoopla or Overdrive. Or if you prefer a hard copy, try Jacksonville Public Library’s curbside pickup service which is fast, stress-free, and available to make all your reading quick and easy.
Thursday, October 13, 2022
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
100 Festival Park Avenue
Jacksonville, Florida 32202