Link: Author Lawrence Hill says Book of Negroes speaks to race issues today

From CBC’s The Current:

Lawrence Hill: ‘The Book of Negroes’ speaks to race issues today
Lawrence Hill’s novel “Book of Negroes” is making its TV debut in the six-part miniseries tonight on CBC TV. Lawrence Hill joins us with the series’ star, Aunjanue Ellis to talk about bringing the book to the small screen, and how its themes of slavery and freedom still resonate today, in the age of Eric Garner and Michael Brown. Read and listen here.