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New Media Coverage of Malcolm X

February 28 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Location: Meeting Room
Series: Great Michigan Reads/Black History Month

News media coverage of Malcolm X in the mainstream and alternative press:

Shortly after Malcolm X’s assassination in 1965, Time magazine depicted him as “a pimp, a cocaine addict and a thief” and a couple years ago CNN referred to him as “an unashamed demagogue.” Join a MSU School of Journalism Professor as she reviews the evolution of news coverage of Malcolm X.

Presented as part of Great Michigan Read. The Great Michigan Read is presented by the Michigan Humanities Council with support from Meijer and the National Endowment for the Humanities.

 

 

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Date:
February 28
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Venue

Meeting Room
26300 Evergreen Rd.
Southfield, MI 48076
Phone:
(248) 796 - 4200
Website:
http://southfieldlibrary.org