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James Baldwin’s America: A Reading & Discussion Series

When: Sat., Sept. 10, 5-7 p.m. 2016

A public screening and discussion of American Playhouse’s Go Tell It on the Mountain. Go Tell it on the Mountain was James Baldwin’s first and semi-autobiographical novel. Set in Harlem in the 1930’s it tells the moving story of a 14 year-old boy’s struggle to find his identity despite his tyrannical step-father, a Pentacostal preacher.

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