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Celebrate 50th Anniversary of James Baldwin's THE FIRE NEXT TIME

Baldwin's book "The Fire Next Time"

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Monday, February 04, 2013

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6:30pm to 7:45pm

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Join us in our observation of African American Heritage Month at Playa Vista Branch Library.  New York actor and editor Charles Reese brings famed American writer and civil rights activist James Baldwin to life. Reese will perform selected excerpts from the book and play which he edited, "James Baldwin: A Soul on Fire."  His performance highlights the 50th anniversary of meeting of James Baldwin, Harry Belafonte and Lena Horne at a round table discussion on race relations with Attorney General Robert Kennedy featured in Baldwin's book "The Fire Next Time."

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