Michelle Obama & The Story of America

New York Times correspondent Rachel Swarns talks about her book, "American Tapestry:The Story of the Black, White and Multiracial Ancestors of Michelle Obama." From the Los Angeles Times: “Swarns paints a vivid, intriguing portrait of people whose struggles, losses, and triumphs speak volumes about the pull of family and the power of American endurance.” 

When:
Thursday, January 31, 2013. 12:00 PM.
Approximate duration of 1.50 hour(s).
Where:
Oksenberg Room, Encina Hall, 616 Serra Street at Galvez, Stanford University (Map)
Sponsor:
The John S. Knight Journalism Fellowships The History Department The American Studies Program The African & African American Studies Center for Comparative Studies in Race & Ethnicity
Admission:

Free to public BUT reservations required. Lunch provided.

Go to http://svy.mk/SGqdU5 to reserve a spot.

Audience:
General Public, Faculty/Staff, Students, Alumni/Friends
Tags:
lecture, arts, literary, public-service
Permalink:
http://events.stanford.edu/events/356/35685

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