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Marcus Books, the nation’s oldest African American bookstore, has reopened in the lobby of the African American Art and Culture Complex

Sat, 01 Oct 2016 14:46:00
Article by:
Laurie MacDougall
Drop by and check out the historic independent bookseller, Marcus Books, in its new incarnation as part of the African American Art and Culture Complex — AAACC. Marcus Books first opened in the 1960s, specializing in titles by and about African Americans. It lost its lease in the Fillmore in 2014, but the bookshop has reopened within the lobby of the AAACC in a unique partnership to create a meeting ground and learning environment for the entire community. The African American Art & Culture Center is located at 762 Fulton St. For more information, visit the AAACC website at www.aaacc.org.
 
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