December 6, 2012 at 9:25 PM
WEST ORANGE, NJ - Author, Journalist, and West Orange resident Barbara J. Kukla will be on hand to read excerpts from her newest book, Newark Inside My Soul, at the West Orange Public Library, 46 Mount Pleasant Avenue, West Orange, on Thursday, December 13, 2012, at 7:00 pm. In addition to reading excerpts of her book, Ms. Kukla will also sign copies for attendees.
Newark Inside my Soul is a memoir of Ms. Kukla's experiences of writing in and about Newark. She was the former editor of the “Newark This Week” column in the New Jersey Star Ledger and the author of two previously published books, Swing City: Newark Nightlife 1925-50 and Defying the Odds: Triumphant Black Women of Newark.