Facing History and Ourselves and The Allstate Foundation, in partnership with The Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library and City Year Denver present a Community Conversation featuring Isabel Wilkerson, author of The Warmth of Other Suns, on Thursday, December 8, 7-9 p.m. at the Manual High School Auditorium.
Wilkerson, who spent most of her career as a national correspondent and bureau chief at The New York Times, is the first black woman to win a Pulitzer Prize in the history of American journalism, and was the first black American to win for individual reporting.
Seating is limited. Click here to RSVP or visit facinghistory.org/communityconversations. For more information contact Katie Terrazas Hoover at 303-316-4848. This event is free and open to the public.
Other partners include Denver Woman's Press Club, Sims-Fayola International Academy Denver, Metropolitan State College of Denver–African American Studies, Denver Public Library, Denver Section National Council of Negro Women, Inc., Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Iliff School of Theology, Black United Fund of Colorado, and the Single Mothers of Color.
There are also online seminars and workshops plus additional programming 2012 - visit http://www2.facinghistory.org/campus/events.nsf/professionaldevelopment… for more information.