NYACK, N.Y. -- Join the Nyack Public Library as they continue to celebrate Black History Month during its next Food for Thought Lecture series with a talk by the author of "Lessons from the Black Working Class," on Thursday, Feb. 11, at the library.
The program, from 7 to 8:30 p.m., in the library's community meeting room, will feature author Lori Martin, as she discusses the ongoing debate about the significance of race versus class in America. She will share a number of lessons all Americans can learn from the black working class and will also provide an assessment of President Obama's record on race and addressing socioeconomic differences.
Martin is an associate professor of Sociology and African and African American Studies at Louisiana State University.
Admission is free. The library is at 59 S. Broadway.Click here to register and for more information.
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