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Wed, Oct 26|
Celebrating Mahalia Jackson's 111th Birthday with Book Launch and Conversation
Proudly sponsored by Writing our World Publishing, Read.Write.Share. Writers Weekend, and the African American Resource Collection of the New Orleans Public Library.
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Time & Location
Oct 26, 2022, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM CDT
Author Janis F. Kearney and literary activist Kadija Sesay, with special guest Shukrani Gray, Director of the African American Collection of the New Orleans Public Library, will help celebrate Mahalia Jackson’s 111th Birthday as they discuss her life, her successes and her experiences as she sought success in a world not shaped for a woman like her.
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