Book Discussion on Who's Afraid of Post-Blackness?

Toure explores what it means to be African-American in the United States today. For his book the author spoke with over 100 African… read more

Toure explores what it means to be African-American in the United States today. For his book the author spoke with over 100 African Americans from Cornel West and Henry Louis Gates Jr. to Chuck D and Malcolm Gladwell as he examined race, identity, politics, and the concept of “post-blackness.” Toure read from his book and was interviewed on stage by Jonathan Capehart. He also responded to questions from members of the audience at the 14th & V Street Busboys and Poets in Washington, D.C. The event was co-sponsored by Teaching for Change.

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Book Discussion on Who's Afraid of Post-Blackness?

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 29, 2011
Last Aired:
Feb 19, 2012

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  • Oct 29, 2011 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 30, 2011 | 10:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 30, 2011 | 7:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 19, 2011 | 12:03pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 20, 2011 | 12:08am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 18, 2012 | 3:59pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 19, 2012 | 6:33am EST | C-SPAN 2
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