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Talk at library will focus on the role of black newspapers

  • The Wichita Eagle
  • Published Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013, at 8:21 a.m.

Tabor College communications professor Aleen Ratzlaff will speak on “Black Newspapers and African-American Communities in Kansas” at 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday in the Wichita Central Library auditorium, 223 S. Main.

The presentation is part of the Senior Wednesday program, and replaces a scheduled presentation by Bonita Gooch.

Ratzlaff’s talk focuses on the role of black newspapers as pipelines of information, a platform to denounce injustice and a promoter for racial uplifting through education and entrepreneurship.

Contact the library at 316-261-8500 for more information about the program, or visit www.wichita.lib.ks.us.

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