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Guest of Honor Arrives

Proud Mom and Dad, Cheryl Coates and William Paul Coates.

Ta-Nehisi's Mom, Cheryl Coates

Reception for Ta-Nehisi Coates

Wiinner of the 2015 National Book Award for Non-Fiction - "Between the World and Me"

Scenes from the Reception

Founded 1966

Oracle Set Book Club

& Foundation

Ta-Nahisi poses with Stepmom, Rosalyn Coates, and other members of the Book Club


Howard University's Historic Founder's Library

Moorland-Spingarn Research Center

Washington, DC 

October 7th, 2015

Ta-Nehisi receives an honorific from Howard University presented by Dean___________.

"... a monumental work about being black in America that every American... needs to read" -- Slate Magazine

Professor Miichael Eric Dyson with two other guests