4:06 pm
Fri March 7, 2014

Peniel Joseph On The Life Of Stokely Carmichael

Peniel Joseph at Harvard Book Store
Peniel Joseph
Credit Alison Bruzek / WGBH

Taped by WGBH Forum Network, historian Peniel Joseph visited Harvard Book Store to talk about his book, Stokely: A Life.

Joseph details the life and times of Carmichael, including his move toward activism and radicalism.  Drawing upon the history surrounding Carmichael, he explains how he influenced and was influenced by other prominent figures of the time including Martin Luther King, Jr. and Malcolm X.

This talk took place on March 6, 2014 at 7:00 p.m.