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Nappy Roots: A History of Black Hair

August 8 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

$10

Brush up on the relationship between hair and African American culture as Lori L. Tharps and Ayana Bird, co-authors of Hair Story: Untangling the Roots of Black Hair in America, weave the tousled history, politics and culture of black hair in America. Joining the conversation is Noliwe Rooks, author of Hair Raising: Beauty, Culture and African American Women. Dana Oliver, Beauty Editor at Yahoo Lifestyle leads the discussion.

Details

Date:
August 8
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
$10
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Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/nappy-roots-a-history-of-black-hair-tickets-59612568798

Organizer

Brooklyn Historical Society
Phone:
718-222-4111
Email:
brooklynhistory@brooklynhistory.org
Website:
http://www.brooklynhistory.org

Venue

Brooklyn Historical Society
128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Phone:
718-222-41111 ext 250
Website:
http://www.brooklynhistory.org