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Book Talk: Black Against Empire: The History and Politics of the Black Panther Party

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Thursday, October 03, 2013
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4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Dr. Waldo E. Martin, Jr.

Join the John Hope Franklin Research Center for a discussion of "Black Against Empire," the first comprehensive overview and analysis of the history and politics of the Black Panther Party. Informed by twelve years of meticulous archival research, as well as familiarity with most of the former Party leadership and many rank-and-file members, this book is the definitive history of one of the greatest challenges ever posed to American state power. Book signing to follow. Books will be available for purchase. This event will take place in the Rubenstein Library Reading Room (Room 318) on level 3 of Perkins Library.

Contact: John Gartrell