Herb Boyd is an award-winning journalist and the author of twleve books on topics in black history and activism including biographies of James Baldwin and Sugar Ray Robinson as well as a history of African-American life and politics in Detroit.
His talk will look at the Tulsa Race Riot in the context of American civil disorder and will draw on Harry Haywood's eyewitness account of the event as a member of the African Blood Brotherhood.
Free and open to all.
Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Lorton Hall, Room 2007