Jamal Joseph

February 23, 2012

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Cover of Jamal Joseph's book "Panther Baby" (detail)

Jamal Joseph discusses his new book, Panther Baby: A Life of Rebellion & Reinvention, in which he recounts his introduction to the Black Panther Party, his progression from a naïve street kid to an outspoken member, and later about his years in prison. The author went on to receive an Oscar nomination and is now a professor at Columbia University’s School of the Arts Film Program.

Recorded Thursday, February 23, 2012 at the Harold Washington Library Center.