Join us for a conversation on James Baldwin and the influence of The Fire Next Time with literary guests and photographer Steve Schapiro, moderated by Kevin Young, Director of the Schomburg. This program is presented in celebration of the Schomburg’s recent acquisition of James Baldwin papers and in collaboration with TASCHEN Books’s release of a new letterpress edition of James Baldwin’s The Fire Next Time, with photographs by Schapiro that is available for purchase at the Schomburg Shop.
A book signing will follow.
Wednesday, May 17 at 6:30 PM
Watch on livestream.
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, The New York Public Library,
515 Malcolm X Boulevard, New York, NY 10037, www.schomburgcenter.org