By AFRO Staff

The official book signing for Baltimore After Freddie Gray: Real Stories From One of America’s Great Imperiled Cities, a compilation of 50 commentaries from the AFRO’s “Race and Politics” column from 2015 to 2018, written by Baltimore AFRO Editor Sean Yoes, will take place Aug. 16 at historic Union Baptist Church on Druid Hill Ave., in West Baltimore. The book signing and discussion will be hosted by Union’s Pastor Dr. Alvin Hathaway and will begin at 6 p.m. This is the first time the physical book (the e-book is currently available on Amazon), will be available for purchase.

Baltimore After Freddie Gray: Real Stories From One of America’s Great Imperiled Cities, written by Baltimore AFRO Editor Sean Yoes. (Courtesy Photos/Sean Yoes)

Baltimore After Freddie Gray, chronicles the tumultuous three years since Gray’s death and the subsequent uprising. The book features forewords by Frances Murphy Draper, the AFRO’s publisher and CEO, as well as University of Maryland Law Professor, Larry S. Gibson.