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Ilyasah Shabazz

Malcolm X's Daughter Celebrates Her New Book, 'Growing Up X'

Ilyasah Shabazz celebrates her new book, "Growing Up X" (One World 2002), a coming-of-age memoir about how she overcame expectations of being Malcolm X's daughter. From the Audubon Ballroom, where her father was assassinated in 1965, Shabazz remarks that over the years she has discovered a "beautiful energy" at the site, which now includes a mural of the highlights of Malcolm X's life.

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Shot: Apr 16, 2002
Published: May 17, 2002
Last modified:Sep 18, 2002