Interview with Zaheer Ali

Zaheer Ali talked about Manning Marable’s book Malcolm X: A Life of Reinvention. Mr. Ali discussed his role in the writing of… read more

Zaheer Ali talked about Manning Marable’s book Malcolm X: A Life of Reinvention. Mr. Ali discussed his role in the writing of the late Dr. Marable’s biography of Malcolm X and the research he provided for the book. Zaheer Ali served as associate director of Columbia University’s Malcolm X Project for four years. He was primarily responsible for research on the Nation of Islam and the slain civil rights leader’s role in the organization.

He was interviewed while at the annual book publishing trade show, Book Expo America, held May 23-26, 2011, at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City. close

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May 29, 2011
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  • May 29, 2011 | 5:37pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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