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National Writers Series event featuring Rochelle Riley

National Writers Series 2021 Spring Events:

Almost all of our events are free with a $10 suggested donation, which helps support our author events and our Raising Writers programs. Registration is open now at NationalWritersSeries.org.

Thursday, MAY 13 – 7PM, with a pre-show beginning at 6:45 p.m.

More information here: https://nationalwritersseries.org/an-evening-with-rochelle-riley/

Rochelle Riley is Director of Arts and Culture for the City of Detroit. She spent nearly 25 years as an award-winning Detroit Free Press columnist before leaving in 2019 to serve as Director of Arts and Culture for the City of Detroit. She is author of four other books, including The Burden: African Americans and the Enduring Impact of Slavery.

Thursday, May 13, 2021
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That They Lived

African Americans Who Changed the World

Rochelle Riley and Cristi Smith-Jones

Biographies on African Americans who will inspire today’s youth.

Published: February 2021
ISBN: 9780814347546
Published: February 2021
ISBN: 9780814347553