Oct 21, 2015
The largest attempted slave escape on U.S. soil happened in SouthWest Washington, DC. That's the tale in PASSENGER ON THE PEARL. Young readers discuss the book in front of a live audience at George Mason University's Fall For the Book celebration. Writer Winifred Conkling discusses the history. Actress Lolita Marie...
Oct 7, 2015
What role did African-Americans play in the Revolutionary War? CHAINS - the first in a trilogy by Laurie Hulse Anderson - takes us to Manhattan in the 1770's. A trio of readers from Maryland discuss the book. Actress S.W. James is celebrity reader. Kitty Felde is host.