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

Every year, hundreds of celebrations of the African American Read-In take place across the country and around the world. These events feature the texts, talks, and discussions by and about African American authors and serve as a way to recognize and amplify their work. 

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

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

Description

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:  https://fit.zoom.us/j/99296426819

 

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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Details

Date:
February 19, 2021
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/1301706796896571/