DPL Author Series Presents: Natiki  Hope Pressley

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DPL Author Series Presents: Natiki Hope Pressley

The Spook Who Sat by the Door is a commentary on the racial inequities in the 60's. The literary classic remains relevant in today's times.

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Detroit Main Library 5201 Woodward Avenue Detroit, MI 48202

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Sam Greenlee was a highly acclaimed, internationally known poet, novelist, playwright, screenwriter, producer, director, actor, and teacher. His most popular novel The Spook Who Sat by the Door is a literary classic that remains popular today. Greenlee's daughter Natiki Hope Pressley will be in conversation with author Oneita Jackson as they discuss the new second edition of his seminal work and it's continued impact on Black America. This in-person event will also be live streamed, links available on the day of the event. Free parking available in the staff lot, customers must use Cass Ave. entrance.