Book Launch Party

Come Celebrate!

The Make the World Better Foundation


The University of Pennsylvania Press

request the honor of your presence as we celebrate the publication of

Black Metaphors:

How Modern Racism Emerged from Medieval Race-Thinking


The event includes speakers representing academia, sports, politics, journalism, and the African American community. Cash bar, with proceeds benefitting the MTWB Whitaker Memorial Fund.


October 26, 2019

6-9 pm

1903 S. Broad Street, Second Floor

Philadelphia, PA 19148

Please rsvp by October 15th at this link.

For $100, you may purchase a signed copy and contribute to MTWB’s James T. Whitaker, Sr., Memorial Fund for Ralph Brooks Park (20th & Tasker Streets) by clicking on the donate button.

Books will also be available for sale and signing at the party.

Family-friendly. Smart Casual.