Holloway book wins distinguished Before Columbus Foundation award

The Before Columbus Foundation announced that among the winners of its thirty-fifth American Book Awards this year is Jim Crow Wisdom: Memory and Identity in Black America since 1940, by Jonathan Holloway,  Dean of Yale College and professor of History and African American Studies. Holloway, and the other 2014 American Book Award winners, will be formally recognized on Sunday, October 26th from 2:00-5:00 p.m. at the SF Jazz Center, Joe Henderson Lab, 201 Franklin Street (at Fell), San Francisco, CA.