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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Century Oaks African American Read In
February 22, 2021 @ 8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Century Oaks African American Read-In
“It’s important for all of us to see ourselves in books” Dr. Jerrie Cobb Scott, founder of the African American Read-In.
- Celebrating Black History, volunteers will virtually read a text by an African American author or about notable African American figures and events to students.
- The text and discussion serve as a way to recognize and amplify these notable people and events.