Close

December 6, 2016

Ameer Baraka Candidly Discusses His Struggles with Dyslexia and How it Impacted His Life

baraka-headshot-purple-shirt

Ameer Baraka, the New Orleans-born actor and activist who co-starred on Fox’s hit, American Horror Story, HBO’s Treme, and Oprah Winfrey’s Black Board Wars, embarks on a national campaign to change young people’s lives with his autobiographical, The Life I Chose. Baraka’s book, hailed by critics as a scintillating page turner and an absolute must read, chronicles his transformation from a wayward, illiterate juvenile delinquent wreaking havoc in New Orleans most crime-infested ghettos and housing projects, to a celebrated author, motivational speaker, and one of New Orleans’ most celebrated and sought-after citizens.

AUDIO HERE

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *