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Black in the Hudson Valley Book Talk Series – with Dr. Frankie Bailey

February 23, 2022 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Writer of crime fiction and non-fiction, Frankie Bailey, Professor, School of Criminal Justice, Rockefeller College of Public Affairs and Policy, is a crime fiction writer par excellence. Applying her research into topics related to images of victims, offenders, and criminal justice agents in American culture to her interest in the intersections of criminal justice, mass media/popular culture, and American history, Frankie’s nonfiction and crime fiction are not to be missed. Join Book House of Stuyvesant Plaza, Underground Railroad Education Center, the AJ Williams-Myers African Roots Library, and League of Women Voters of Albany County on Wednesday, February 23 from 4:30pm-5:30pm for the inaugural hybrid book talk with Frankie Bailey.

In-person guests are invited to attend at the Book House of Stuyvesant Plaza located in Stuyvesant Plaza at 1475 Western Avenue in Albany, New York.

Virtual attendees will find a Zoom link below.


Visit to learn more about Frankie Bailey and her books.

Visit to learn more about the A.J. Williams-Myers African Roots Library located at 43 Gill Street in Kingston, New York.

Visit to learn more about The Book House of Stuyvesant Plaza.

Visit to learn more about the League of Women Voters of Albany County.

Visit to learn more about Underground Railroad Education Center.


While this event is free, the sponsoring organizations would appreciate your considering donating to the organization of your choice in order to support future Book Talks. Details for each organization are on their respective websites. If you are interested in helping to plan and implement upcoming Book Talks, please let The A.J. Williams-Myers African Roots Library or Underground Railroad Education Center know of your interest via their website contact pages.



Zoom information is below —

You are invited to a Zoom meeting.
When: Feb 23, 2022 04:30 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

Register in advance for this meeting:

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.



February 23, 2022
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm


Mary Liz Stewart


Book House of Stuyvesant Plaza
1475 Western Avenue
Albany, New York 12203
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