Fri, May 19|
Sankofa Video Books Cafe'
Positive Black Folks in Action Presents: Brother Malcolm X's Strategic Pan Africanism Book Launch with A. Peter Bailey
Come learn about Brother Malcolm X's Strategic Pan Africanism: An Important Guide for People of African Descent, compiled and edited by A. Peter Bailey.
Time & Location
May 19, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Sankofa Video Books Cafe', 2714 Georgia Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA
About The Event
A. Peter Bailey is an acclaimed Journalist, Author, and Lecturer. He was a founding member of The Organization of Afro-American Unity (OAAU), organized in 1964 by Brother Malcolm X. Bailey was editor of the OAAU newsletter, Blacklash. He was one of the last few persons to speak with Brother Malcolm X on the day of his assassination (February 21, 1965) and served as one of the pallbearers at his funeral. He has contributed to numerous books, articles, and documentaries about the celebrated leader. Bailey has lectured at over thirty-five colleges and universities throughout the country on Brother Malcolm X. He has also lectured on Harlem, the Civil Rights Movement, the Black Press and several other topics in which he draws from his vast reservoir of historical and cultural knowledge and uses his powerful voice to inform, educate, and inspire.