Book Discussion on Growing Up X

Ms. Shabazz, daughter of the late civil rights activists Malcom X and Betty Shabazz, discussed her coming of age memoir, Growing Up X,… read more

Ms. Shabazz, daughter of the late civil rights activists Malcom X and Betty Shabazz, discussed her coming of age memoir, Growing Up X, published by One World. It details her childhood experiences as one of the six daughters of the Black Muslim leader. She was two years old when Malcolm X was assassinated. It was not until her college years that she recognized her father’s contributions to civil rights movement and the activism that was expected from her by those influenced by him. Mr. Gregory joined the presentation and discussed his book, Callus On My Soul, published by Longstreet Press. There was a question and answer session following the presentation. close

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Book Discussion on Growing Up X

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Program ID:
171552-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 25, 2002
Last Aired:
Feb 22, 2010

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  • Aug 25, 2002 | 6:29am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 22, 2002 | 5:21pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 17, 2006 | 5:04am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 20, 2006 | 5:04am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 21, 2006 | 5:04pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 19, 2006 | 3:03pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 21, 2010 | 10:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 21, 2010 | 4:01pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 21, 2010 | 10:01pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 22, 2010 | 3:58am EST | C-SPAN 3
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