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The Free Library of Philadelphia - One Book, One Philadelphia Kickoff Event - Jacqueline Woodson and Yolanda Wisher

One Book, One Philadelphia Kickoff Event

Jacqueline Woodson and Yolanda Wisher

Join featured author Jacqueline Woodson for an evening of conversation, reading, and performance. In conversation with WHYY's Katie Colaneri, Ms. Woodson will discuss identity, shifting cultural landscapes, and other themes in her writing. The event will conclude with a performance inspired by Another Brooklyn from 2016-17 Philadelphia Poet Laureate Yolanda Wisher with members of her band, The Afroeaters. Book signing to follow. 

Admission is free.

For more information, please call 215-567-4341, or click here

Event date: 
Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 7:30am
Event address: 
Parkway Central Library
1901 Vine Stereet
Philadelphia, PA 19103
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