Monday, February 6, 2023 - 6:00pm

Join us on Monday, February 6 at 6:00 p.m. at the Jack Caffrey Arts & Cultural Center to learn from the incredible Dr. William (Bill) H. Turner, author of The Harlan Renaissance: Stories of Black Life in Appalachian Coal Towns.

Dr. Turner is the premier expert on the history, existence and influence of Black people in America’s Appalachian region.

"Bill Turner knows more about Black life and culture in the mountains of the American South than anybody in the world."

- Alex Haley, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Roots and The Autobiography of Malcolm X

This event is FREE and will kick off Black History month in McDowell County, West Virginia. 

The event will include a book signing, and refreshments will be served.

Sponsored by: Race Matters - Loretta Young - MCC