Eddie Glaude Jr, PhD Witte Lecture


Lecture, Book Sale & Signing
•Friday Night with Light Supper and Wine
•Saturday Afternoon with Refreshments


Friends Room at Central Library, 1000 Avocado Avenue, Newport Beach CA 92660

Date & Time

•Friday, April 22, 7:00pm – 9:00pm
•Saturday, April 23, 2:00pm – 4:00pm

Race and Democracy: America is Always Changing, But America Never Changes

Dr. Eddie Glaude, Jr. is a New York Times Bestselling author & Chair of Princeton’s Department of African American Studies. He is also a political commentator and passionate educator who examines the complex dynamics of the American experience. He is known both for his inspiring oratory and ability to convene conversations that engage fellow citizens from all backgrounds. His book Begin Again: James Baldwin’s America and Its Urgent Lessons for our Own, addresses the difficulties of race, the challenges we face as a democracy, and will bring our nation’s complexities, vulnerabilities, and hope into full view. He frequently appears in the media, as a columnist for TIME Magazine, is an MSNBC contributor and regularly appears on Meet the Press on Sundays.