When: Saturday, June 24, 2017, 10am – 12pm

Where: MLKCC, 40 West 40th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46208 

1753467This history of the black community of Indianapolis in the 20th century focuses on methods of political action – protracted negotiations, interracial coalitions, petition, and legal challenge –  employed to secure their civil rights. Richard B. Pierce looks at how the black community worked to alter the political and social culture of Indianapolis.

You can access the book through your local library (if available) or by purchasing the text. If you are unable to access a copy of the book, excerpts will be made available soon.

Learn more about the Books and Breakfast Program and our other upcoming books here.