Meet Rodney L. Hurst, Sr.
Rodney Lawrence Hurst, Sr. is the award winning author of, “It Was Never About a Hot Dog and a Coke®!” and “Unless WE Tell It…It Never Gets Told!” He is a native of Jacksonville, Florida and writes with clarity and a historical eye. Both of Hurst's books detail the times, the mood, and the people of Northeast Florida. He also chronicles the rich legacy of Jacksonville's Black history. Hurst has dedicated his life to fighting injustices and documenting what it has meant, and continues to mean, to be living while Black in the United States.