On Friday, March 14, 2014, Koritha Mitchell, author of Living with Lynching: African American Lynching Plays, Performance, and Citizenship, 1890-1930, spoke at the James Madison Memorial Building of the Library of Congress.
At the event Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee presented the author with a Certificate of Congressional Recognition.
The program, which was presented by the Library’s Humanities and Social Sciences Division, was taped by C-SPAN for a future airing on BookTV.
Sheila Jackson Lee (left) and Koritha Mitchell. Photo of courtesy of Koritha Mitchell.