Banned Books Week Special Community Event – "CONVERSATIONS WITH DOROTHY”
Featuring: Ms. Magazine co-founder and nationally-known civil rights activist Dorothy Pitman-Hughes along with faculty & leadership from the University of North Florida
Date | Time: Friday, September 28 | 3-5pm
Location: UNF Library 2nd Floor Sculpture Area
Description: In concert with the American Library Association’s annual Banned Books Week celebrations, the UNF Library presents an intimate conversation with American Civil Rights icon and Ms. Magazine co-founder, Dorothy Pitman-Hughes as she shares stories in keeping with this year’s event theme, “Banning Books Silences Stories”. Ms. Pitman-Hughes will share her touching and extraordinary first-hand accounts collaborating with Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and others and her own experiences as an author of banned books.
**The image at right was submitted and is used with permission by UNF Library Councilmember Daniel Bagan. Copyright 2013: Photographer Dan Bagan, 2013 – Ms. Magazine co-founders, Gloria Steinem & Dorothy Pitman-Hughes**