- Nov 06 2020
- 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Empowerment Through Literacy: A Conversation with Jason Reynolds
Join us for this virtual presentation from Jason Reynolds, the National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature. He will discuss the importance of empowering young people through literacy, a necessary tool for building empathy and fighting systematic racism. Reynolds’ books include the bestselling nonfiction Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You: A Remix of the National Book Award-winning Stamped from the Beginning. A Q & A will follow the presentation. Books may be purchased from BookBar. Geared toward adults, and teens are welcome to attend.
This event will be hosted through the Zoom platform. You will be able to see and hear the presenter, but they will not be able to see or hear you.