Year of James Baldwin: Linda Beatrice Brown - Baldwin, A Voice For Our Time
Year of James Baldwin
Linda Beatrice Brown: Baldwin, A Voice For Our Time
Sunday, October 22, 4pm
Linda Beatrice Brown is the author of thee novels and numerous poems, plays, short stories and essays. Her latest novel is Black Angels, a novel for young people set in the Civil War. A retired professor of African American Literature, Linda graduated form Bennett College in 1961 where she took part in the sit-ins. She has written for such publications as The Black Scholar and Religion and Intellectual Life. Her book, Belles of Liberty, published in 2013, grew out of her lifelong decision to speak out for justice and equality. Linda's latest publication is a collection of poems, A Mother Knows Her Child.