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DARNELL MOORE

Tuesday, June 12th, 7:30pm First Congressional Church 2501 Harrison Street, Oakland, CA NO ASHES IN THE FIRE: Coming of Age Black and Free in America Darnell Moore is an activist and writer whose work focuses on anti-racist, feminist, queer, and anti-colonial thought and advocacy. He

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MICHAEL ERIC DYSON

Thursday, June 14th, 7:30pm First Congressional Church 2501 Harrison Street, Oakland, CA WHAT THE TRUTH SOUNDS LIKE Michael Eric Dyson is one of America’s premier public intellectuals and a uniquely outstanding speaker. Author of last year’s bestselling Tears We Cannot Stop, Dyson is

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Letters from Langston Author

Evelyn Louise Crawford and MaryLouise Patterson, Letters from Langston