& His Literary Legacy
KIMO THEATRE, 423 CENTRAL AVE NW
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Author in Focus:
James Baldwin & His
Join the National Book Foundation and the Public Library Albuquerque and
Bernalillo County for a celebration focused on the literary legacy and seminal
works of James Baldwin, a four-time National Book Award Finalist (Giovanni’s
Room, Nobody Knows My Name, The Fire Next Time, and Just Above My
Head). Author in Focus: James Baldwin is presented with filmmaker Raoul
Peck and Velvet Films, the team behind the critically acclaimed documentary I
Am Not Your Negro, with funding from the Ford Foundation.
The program will include a screening of the film and a discussion between
notable authors who will talk about the importance of Baldwin and his work’s
urgent relevance in today’s society.
There will be a limited amount of free titles by James Baldwin at the event.
Thursday, January 24 • 7:00 p.m.
423 Central NW 87102 505.768.3544
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