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Civil Rights Cold Cases: Uncovering the Restless and Relevant Truth

Presented by The City Club of Cleveland at The City Club of Cleveland, Cleveland OH

Jun 24 2022
Civil Rights Cold Cases: Uncovering the Restless and Relevant Truth

Hank Klibanoff, American journalist and Professor, Emory University, speaks at the City Club.

For months after three white men chased Ahmaud Arbery to his death, Georgia of 2020 looked disconcertingly like Georgia of 1950. Hank Klibanoff would know. He is a son of the South, professor at Emory University, and created the Georgia Civil Rights Cold Cases Project–a journalistic exploration of unpunished racially motivated killings during the civil rights era.

Hank is also the creator and host of Buried Truths, a narrative history podcast that chronicles these hidden cold cases and

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$25 City Club members / $38 nonmembers

Free livestream available at 12:00 p.m. at

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After the forum, a book signing of Hank Klibanoff’s Pulitzer Prize-winning book The Race Beat: The Press, the Civil Rights Struggle, and the Awakening of a Nation will be available. Mac’s Backs will be on site for book sales.

The book is also available for pre-order here for pick up at Mac’s Backs, or the City Club. In the comment section at check out, let Mac’s Backs know where you would like to pick up your copy.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


The City Club of Cleveland

850 Euclid Avenue, 2nd floor, Cleveland, OH 44114


If you’re driving, parking is available immediately west of the City Club building in the Euclid Prospect Gateway Garage. The cost is $10.00 before 4:00 pm and $4.00 after 4:00 pm. Special event pricing does apply. If you are at the city club between 11:00 am and 2:30 pm, bring your ticket with you into the City Club and we will validate your ticket to reduce the cost to $3.00.

Discounted valet parking is available at the Metropolitan at the 9 hotel. Bring your ticket in with you to the City Club to receive a discount validation.

Additional, non-discounted downtown parking can be found in the Atrium Garage (645 W. Prospect), Ameritrust Garage (900 W. Prospect), and Gateway Prospect Parking (944/1002 W. Prospect). More parking information can also be found here.

Or, skip the drive and hop on a UH Bike—there’s a station right across the street from the City Club. Use discount code G3TR1D1NG for 30 minutes of free ride time on us.


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