Book Review of X: a Novel

      Malcolm X A novel by Ilyasah Shabazz   Ilyasah Shabazz is the third daughter born to Malcolm X.  He was assassinated when she was three years old, so the book is not comprised of her personal memories.  She has compiled stories from friends and relatives of her father to write this book which is mostly about his youth.  His formative years were … Continue reading Book Review of X: a Novel

Short Film on Saginaw’s Edith Baillie

It’s no secret–Delta College students are some of the best around! This video by Benjamin Barrett–a history student and good documentarian highlights Saginaw’s past, as well as an exhibit at the Castle Museum. The short film honors the history of the First Ward Community Center by showcasing one of its former director’s and agent of change, Edith Baillie. The video captures Saginaw’s multi-cultural past and … Continue reading Short Film on Saginaw’s Edith Baillie