Preservation Durham and The Regulator Bookshop are presenting a book talk as part of their People + Place Speaker Series.
The online discussion of the book Aaron McDuffie Moore: An African American Physician, Educator, and Founder of Durham’s Black Wall Street, will take place Tuesday, February 16th, 2021, from 12 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
You can watch on Zoom or Preservation Durham’s Facebook page.
Participating in the discussion will be host April Johnson, executive director of Preservation Durham, Blake Hill-Saya, author of the book, and C. Eileen Watts Welch, president of Durham Colored Library, Inc.
Join Preservation Durham for a discussion about the life of Aaron McDuffie Moore, founder of Durham’s Black Wall Street. The author, Blake Hill-Saya and C. Eileen Watts Welch, President of Durham Colored Library who commissioned the biography. Hill-Saya & Welch are descendants of Moore.
They will talk about the book and insights on the life and leadership of Aaron McDuffie Moore, a man whose community dedication went beyond mere profit. He was a visionary ahead of his time with a strong commitment to improving people’s lives in every aspect — from health and education to business and the arts.Subscribe to Triangle on the Cheap
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