Mr. Luckerson's presentation will begin at 6:30pm in the Columbus Public Library Auditorium, 3000 Macon Road.
Admission is free and no advance tickets or reservations are required.
Copies of his book Built from the Fire: The Epic Story of Tulsa's Greenwood District, America's Black Wall Street will be sold at the event, and Mr. Luckerson will sign autographs after his presentation.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Victor Luckerson is a journalist and author based in Tulsa who works to bring neglected black history to light. He is a former staff writer at The Ringer and business reporter for Time magazine. His writing and research have appeared in The New Yorker, The New York Times, Wired, and Smithsonian. He was nominated for a National Magazine Award for his reporting in Time on the 1923 Rosewood Massacre. He also manages an email newsletter about underexplored aspects of black history called Run It Back.