Screen Shot 2015-01-23 at 11.14.29 AMThe lives and the works of Langston Hughes and Malcolm X will be highlighted in two engaging literary programs hosted by The Center for Black Literature at Medgar Evers College (MEC) during its 2015 Black History Month Celebration.

On Thursday, February 19, 2015, “Langston Hughes, Personal and in the World: A Reflection on His Life and Works” will be presented in partnership with the Institute for Research on the African Diaspora in the Americas and in the Caribbean (IRADAC) and will take place from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., at The CUNY Graduate Center (365 Fifth Ave. New York, NY 10016).

On Thursday, February 26, 2015, “Reflections on Malcolm X” will be held on the campus of Medgar Evers College (Founders Auditorium, 1650 Bedford Ave., Brooklyn, NY 11225) from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Both programs are free and open to the public.

For more information about CBL and the Center’s events and programs, please visit us online at: Search “Center for Black Literature” on Phone: 718-804-8883; E-mail:


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