Book Discussion on From the Block to the Boardroom
Tracey Syphax, an ex-offender turned businessperson, talked about ending mass incarceration through educating the community on proper… read more
Tracey Syphax, an ex-offender turned businessperson, talked about ending mass incarceration through educating the community on proper re-entry tools and entrepreneurship for former prisoners.
“One on One: A Conversation with Tracey D. Syphax, From the Block to the Boardroom: A Memoir” was a talk at the 2014 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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