The University City Historical Society (UCHS) West Philadelphia Book Talk Series
Amy Cohen will discuss her new book Black History in the Philadelphia Landscape: Deep Roots, Continuing Legacy. This book from Temple University Press explores the lasting legacy of Black Philadelphians that are present in the city. Amy Cohen spent twenty years as a middle and high school social studies teacher, including thirteen years at Masterman School. As Director of Education at History Making Productions, she develops educational materials to accompany documentaries about the history of Philadelphia.