2023 AFS Black History Month Event with Clint Smith

Please join Eva Pulliam, ArentFox Schiff Partner and AFSCRE* Founding Board Member, as she speaks with Clint Smith, author of How the Word Is Passed: A Reckoning with the History of Slavery Across America.

Mr. Smith, a staff writer at The Atlantic, examines the legacy of slavery in America — and how both history and memory continue to shape our everyday lives. How the Word is Passed is a #1 New York Times Bestseller, winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award for Nonfiction, and named one of the New York Times 10 Best Books of 2021. The discussion will focus upon the book, its connection with current events, and the work being done by AFSCRE. 


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