Center for Brooklyn History
Talks in the Othmer | Legacy of Blackness: Perspectives on Family, Race, and Identity
Nabil Ayers only met his famous father, jazz musician Roy Ayers, a handful of times. Raised by a white, Jewish mother, Ayers shares his personal journey in his recent book, My Life in the Sunshine. Ayers is led in conversation by cultural critic Rebecca Carroll, who writes about her own journey of self-discovery in her memoir, Surviving the White Gaze.
November 9, 2022
6:30 – 8:00 PM EST
Free + Virtual