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Nappy Roots: A History Of Black Hair

Aug 08 | Thu | 6:30 pm | $5 and up
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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.

Venue: Brooklyn Historical Society

128 Pierrepont St Map