Tag: New York Public Library

Roosevelt Island News: Alice Childress Memorial

Who was Alice Childress and why should the new library honor her?

Hey, Roosevelt Island! Let’s do the right thing. Let’s honor the great African American writer, actress, director Alice Childress, and while other icons come down, let’s raise hers up. By David Stone It started with the most routine of New York activities, last winter. Two actors from Roosevelt […]