Literacy and Law Tour Community Dialogue and Call to Action.

Patrick M. Oliver


Tuesday, May 21, 2013, 7:00 p.m.

Literacy and Law Tour Community Dialogue and Call to Action.

Featuring: Gloria J. Browne-Marshall and Patrick M. Oliver

Gloria J. Browne-Marshall, JD/MA
Associate Professor of Constitutional Law, John Jay College (CUNY)

Founder/Executive Director
, The Law and Policy Group, Inc.,

Race, Law, and American Society: 1607 to Present 
 The Constitution: An African-American Context 
  The Report on Status of Black Women and Girls(r)
Forthcoming book Black Women and the Law

Patrick M. Oliver, Literary Consultant ∙ Program Manager ∙ Radio Host

Founder and Program Development Specialist, Say It Loud! Readers and Writers

Editor Essence Magazine best seller Turn the Page and You Don’t Stop
Contributor Open the Door: How to Excite Young People About Poetry
Author forthcoming book Notes from a Literary Activist

Topics: Become an activist for your family and community ∙ Learn how we did it before and can do it now ∙ From slavery to affirmative action ∙ Starting a literacy program ∙ Black boys and STEM ∙ Laws can be chains, challenged and changed.

Also Question and Answer session and book signings

House of Art Gallery
408 Marcus Garvey Blvd. 
Brooklyn, New York 11216, (Bet. Macon & Halsey), Phone: (347) 663-8195

This event is hosted in part by The Law and Policy Group, House of Art Gallery and Say it Loud! Readers and Writers.

If your organization would like to host a Literacy and Law Tour event contact us at, [email protected] or (212) 946-6339.



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