Dr. Roberts will speak about his book, Lessons from Little Rock, followed by a reception and book signing. Thursday, February 4, from 6 – 8 p.m. La Pintoresca Branch Library, 1355 N. Raymond Avenue, Pasadena, CA 91103.
For more details on Dr. Roberts, read The Pasadena Journal, Volume XXI, Number 4 article.
In addition to offering a powerful firsthand account of a seminal moment in history, Dr. Roberts will speak about growing up in the segregated South, the effects of racism on daily life and the lessons he learned, particularly the need to accept and embrace differences and diversity—issues that continue to affect our society.
All are welcome to this free event.
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