African-American Read-In (Virtual) with Florida Tech - National Council of Teachers of English

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African-American Read-In (Virtual) with Florida Tech

February 19, 2021 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm


Evans Library and the School of Arts and Communication present Florida Tech’s 6th annual African American Read-In


If we can’t Read Out, we will Read In!


Performers and participants will celebrate the Black family by highlighting literary works that show the strength of familial ties over centuries, continents and hardships. We will showcase works and voices amplifying the inner hearts of Black families and how they relate to representation, identity and diversity in the United States and the world. This event is for all ages, free and open to the public.


Friday, February 19 at 6:30 p.m. Live via Zoom:


African American Read-In 2021 Recommended Reading List: “The Black Family: Representation, Identity, and Diversity”

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African American Read-In 2021 Recommended Reading List: “The Black Family: Representation, Identity, and Diversity”

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February 19, 2021
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm