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Julia Wright Event: Richard Right

The Man Who Lived Underground – A Conversation with Julia Wright

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In partnership with The Elaine Legacy Center presents A Conversation with Julia Wright Reverend Judge Wendell Griffen will moderate a discussion with the daughter of and literary executor for author Richard Wright on The Man Who Lived Underground an explosive, previously unpublished novel about race and violence in America by the legendary author of Native Son and Black Boy TUESDAY, MAY 25, 2021 6:00 – 7:00 PM (CST) 2 Ways…

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National Groups Join Reparatory Justice Initiative in Elaine, Arkansas

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National Groups Join Reparatory Justice Initiative in Elaine, Arkansas. Sacred Commemoration Service of Remembrance Is Planned. On the evening of September 30, 1919, African American families had gathered at the Hoop Spur Church in Elaine, AK to discuss the ways in which as sharecroppers they could be fairly paid for their labor and for the products they had…

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