The Autobiography of Malcolm X
with Alex Haley
Narration by Roscoe Lee Browne
Summary: A brilliant, painful, important book which has transformed Malcolm X's life into his legacy. The strength of his words, the power of his ideas continue to resonate more than a generation after they first appeared.
Measure Of Our Success: A Letter to My Children and Yours
Read by Marian Wright EdelmanSummary: Born into an African-American community in which adults put children and the needy first, Marian Wright Edelman was brought up to believe that "service is the rent we pay for living." In these twenty-five lesson for life-a living legacy she prepared for her three sons-she shares the wisdom passed down to her from her parents and other role models.
On the Pulse Of Morning
The Inaugural Poem
Performed by Maya Angelou
Read by Cornel West
Summary: Mr. West speaks about race with clarity, humanity, and intellectual rigor.