The Caldwell Café Presents "STUDIO IN THE ROUND" with Author My Haley
On Wednesday, Feb. 13, the Scripps Howard School of Journalism and Communications
will present a live taping of The Caldwell Café featuring special guest and
author, My Haley.
The South Charleston native grew up in Columbus, Ohio, where she earned her
doctorate in Communications and met the man she would marry and partner with, author
Alex Haley. The two collaborated on the remaining two-thirds of a three-part series
that would become the bestselling Roots, one of the most renowned novels in t
he world. My Haley is the author of The Treason of Mary Louvestre, an
American saga based on the life of a seamstress slave from Norfolk, Va., once a
This "STUDIO IN THE ROUND" will start promptly at 6:15 p.m. in the Scripps
Howard Television Studio where My Haley will engage in a one-on-one dialogue with
Hampton University's writer-in-residence Professor Earl Caldwell. The taping of The
Caldwell Café is scheduled to air at a later date.
The Caldwell Café series is named after Earl Caldwell, writer-in-residence with
the Scripps Howard School of Journalism and Communications and a nationally accredited
journalist. The series was designed an outlet to help students gain insight to the lives
of media and journalism professionals.
For more details, contact Professor William C. Leonard at
firstname.lastname@example.org or 757.728.6754.