Close Conversation: Langston Hughes, Harlem, and the Sacred with Wallace Best

6:30 PM – 7:30 PM

Close Conversations, sponsored by the Cathedral’s Congregation of Saint Saviour, invite you to join a series of discussions on contemporary society, culture and spirituality.

Wallace Best is Professor of Religion and African American Studies at Princeton University. He is the author of Langston’s Salvation: American Religion and the Bard of Harlem, New York University Press and Passionately Human, No Less Divine: Religion and Culture in Black Chicago, 1915-1952, Princeton University Press. He is currently at work on an anthology entitled Elder Lucy Smith: Documents from the Life of a Pentecostal Woman Preacher.