Black History Month Read-In

Event Description

Celebrate literature during Black History Month! Hear the words and experiences of African Americans echo through a structure built by African Americans for whom it was illegal to read.

Excerpts by authors, musicians, poets, scholars, orators, and more, will be read during the Read-In. This event is FREE and open to the public. 

This event is presented by the NC African American Heritage Commission, in partnership with the State Capitol State Historic Site, the State Library of North Carolina, and the Richard B. Harrison Community Library.