Dr. Terrence Roberts, one of the Little Rock 9, will discuss his new book, Lessons from Little Rock on Thursday, February 4 at 6 p.m. at the La Pintoresca Branch Library, 1355 N. Raymond Avenue. A poignant recollection of the 1957 events at Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas where he was one of nine black students to volunteer as participants in the integration of the all white high school.
His presentation will be followed by questions and answers from the audience and a book signing. Books will be available for purchase at the event.
Presented in collaboration with the Flintridge Operating Foundation. For more information, call Diane Walker at (626) 744-7268.