Fri, Sep 03|
A Generation Found: Precious Pearls of WIsdom Meet & Greet with Author and Photographer, Roohee Marshall
Join Sankofa for a short screening, discussion, and book signing in celebration of our community elders! This is an outside in-person event with limited seating, RSVP is required!
Time & Location
Sep 03, 2021, 6:00 PM
Washington, 2714 Georgia Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA
About The Event
A Generation Found: Precious Pearls of Wisdom intimately photographs and interviews Black seniors. Some of the seniors include Clara Villarosa, 87, renowned for establishing major Black-owned bookstores author A. Peter Bailey, 81, who was an aide to Malcolm X. Emeritus professor Dr. Acklyn Lynch, 88, continues to be an activist and expert on international economics. Marshall's father Rev. Elijah Lewis, 84 and her uncle acclaimed photographer Roy Lewis, 80 are included.