The State of African-American Literacy

Michael Lomax, the president of the United Negro College Fund (UNCF), talked about the state of African-American literacy and the quality… read more

Michael Lomax, the president of the United Negro College Fund (UNCF), talked about the state of African-American literacy and the quality of education for all Americans. He also outlined his agenda and national priorities.

“The State of African American Literacy and Education” was an opening address of the 14th annual Harlem Book Fair from the Langston Hughes Auditorium in the New York Public Library’s Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture. close

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*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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The State of African-American Literacy

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Public Affairs Event
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New York, New York, United States
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Jul 23, 2011

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  • Jul 23, 2011 | 11:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 23, 2011 | 11:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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