Detroit's African-American Writers, Playwrights and Poets Get a Space of Their Own

Marvin Shaouni/Metro Times
Metro Times | September 2, 2008
The development of the African American Literature Special Collection at Wayne State University's Purdy-Kresge Library began in April 2005, when Assistant Dean and Development Director Barton Lessin was approached by Don Vest, co-owner of Broadside Press.

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