This was a program in the History and Biography Pavilion of the 10th annual National Book Festival, held on the National Mall.
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Adele Alexander talked about her book Parallel Worlds: The Remarkable Gibbs-Hunts and the Enduring (In)significance of Melanin (University of Virginia Press, 2010). She responded to questions from members of the audience.
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Adele Logan Alexander Adjunct Professor George Washington University->History Department
- Ned Martel Senior Editor Washington Post->Style
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