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Rachel Dolezal, controversial former NAACP official, to speak at Baltimore Book Festival

Rachel Dolezal, controversial former NAACP official, to speak at Baltimore Book Festival

Rachel Dolezal, the controversial former NAACP official who resigned after it was revealed that she was white, even though she continues to insist that she identifies as black, is among the authors scheduled to appear at this year’s Baltimore Book Festival.

Dolezal will be in Baltimore promoting her book, “In Full Color: Finding My Place in a Black and White World.”

Dolezal, who had been head of the NAACP branch in Spokane, Wash., resigned in 2015, after her white parents spoke publicly about their daughter. She has since admitted that she was born white, but stressed that she has long identified as black.

“If somebody asked me how I...

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