Ken Coleman Writes Book On African-American History In Detroit

Friday, April 5, 2013

The history of African Americans in Detroit is the subject of a new book by political activist and former newspaper reporter Ken Coleman.

On This Day – African American Life In Detroit gives day-by-day recollections of important events in the city’s history.

Coleman says the book started as an on-line project…and took an unexpected turn. He spoke with WDET’s Jerome Vaughn.

The book is available at