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The Spook Who Sat by the Door at The Detroit Public Library

The Spook Who Sat by the Door is a commentary on the racial inequities in the 60's. The literary classic remains relevant in today's times. Sam Greenlee was a highly acclaimed, internationally known poet, novelist, playwright, screenwriter, producer, director, actor, and teacher. His most popular novel The Spook Who Sat by the Door is a literary classic that remains popular today. Greenlee's daughter Natiki Hope Pressley will be in conversation with author Oneita Jackson as they discuss the new second edition of his seminal work and it's continued impact on Black America. This in-person event will also be live streamed, links available on the day of the event. The event will include a book reading, discussion, and signing.

Date
Saturday, October 1, 2022
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Venue
Detroit Public Library
5201 Woodward Ave
Detroit MI
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The Spook Who Sat by the Door, Second Edition

An explosive, award-winning novel, The Spook Who Sat by the Door is a 50-year-young classic that provides commentary on the racial inequities in the US in the late 1960s - and today.

Paperback
Published: June 2022
ISBN: 9780814349571
$19.99
eBOOK
Published: June 2022
ISBN: 9780814349977