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Center for Accessibility
Thursday, Dec. 3, 2015
Learn great tips for cultivating your wardrobe with Ketura Persellin, style consultant and owner of The Joyful Closet. Ketura will talk about three key points to having style.
Saturday, Dec. 5, 2015
Ruben Castaneda is the author S Street Rising, which recounts how his life as a journalist covering the violent crack era for The Washington Post while struggling with his own addiction. The Washington Post placed S Street Rising on its list of 50 notable works of nonfiction published in 2014. The website Brightest Young Things named it one of the best books of the year, and Mr. Castaneda was a keynote speaker at the DC Author Festival.
Monday, Dec. 7, 2015
BRUHS Book Reading Uplifts His Spirit A Monthly LGBT Community Outreach December's special guest is Chase Meacham!
Talk by coauthor Nancy Bearg on The Retirement Boom: An All Inclusive Guide to Money, Life, and Health in Your Next Chapter (Career Press, 2015), with copies to be available for signing and for sale. You can find more information on Bearg and the event here.
Saturday, Dec. 12, 2015
Join author, historian and tour guide Garrett Peck as he details in his new book the definitive account of Walt Whitman's decade in the nation's capital.
Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2016
Wendy L. Pohlhaus, Executive Assistant for External Affairs at the United States Attorney's Office for the District of Columbia, discusses the legacy of Dr. King and explains how the civil rights leader played an important role in her life and career.
Monday, Feb. 8, 2016
Please join us in the Black Studies Center for an author talk and discussion with Amina Hassan, Ph.D. as she presents her new book, Loren Miller: Civil Rights Attorney and Journalist. Loren Miller was one of the nation's most prominent civil rights attorneys from the 1940s -1960s, successfully arguing cases before the U.S. Supreme Court with co-counsel, Thurgood Marshall.