Beyond the Lens: Book and Film Series
Wednesday April 19, 2017
5:30 PM until 8:00 PM
PBS POV Film: "All the Difference" by Tod Lending, Joy Thomas Moore, and Wes Moore http://www.pbs.org/pov/allthedifference/
Book: The Other Wes Moore: One Name, Two Fates by Wes Moore
Description: Rhodes scholar, army captain, White House Fellow, one of Crain's "Top Young Business Leaders," and one of People's "Most Eligible Bachelors," Moore also shares a name with a man born in his neighborhood in the same year and now serving a life sentence in prison. He uses their dual stories to explain the difficulties facing young men, particularly young African American men. Important, especially for urban libraries nationwide.
Refreshments will be provided by the Friends of the Bay County Libraries.
Location: Bay County Public Library Meeting Room
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