America's Racial Problem

February 3, 2019 - 10:15am

We will view and discuss a video of the young James Baldwin, filmed in the early sixties, speaking at the West Indian Student Centre in London, about "America's Racial Problem". American essayist, novelist, and playwright, his eloquence and passion on the subject of race in America made him an important voice, particularly in the late 1950s and early 1960s, in the United States and much of western Europe.