Jacqueline Woodson: A Reading and Conversation

MAR 09, 2021 | 6:30 PM

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WHERE:

The Graduate Center
365 Fifth Avenue

WHEN:

March 09, 2021: 6:30 PM

ADMISSION:

Free; Reservations Required

SPONSOR:

Public Programs

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Join us for an evening with Jacqueline Woodson, award-winning author of Brown Girl Dreaming (winner of the National Book Award and a Newbery Honor), Another Brooklyn, and most recently, the New York Times bestseller, Red at the Bone. Woodson, a 2020 MacArthur “genius award” winner, will read from Another Brooklyn and join in a conversation about her work and life with Dána-Ain Davis, professor of anthropology and director of the Center for the Study of Women and Society at The Graduate Center and professor of urban studies at Queens College, CUNY.
 
Presented with the Center for the Study of Women and Society. Co-sponsored with the Center for Humanities, the Feminist Press, the Gotham Center for NYC History, the Ph.D. Programs in Comparative Literature and English, the Institute for Research on the African Diaspora in the Americas and the Caribbean (IRADAC), The Graduate Center Library, the PublicsLab, and Women Writing Women's Lives.