Falling for Gwendolyn Brooks

 

The celebration of the Gwendolyn Brooks centennial continues with a special look at the fall section of SEASONS: A Gwendolyn Brooks Experience. SEASONS is a unique look at the life and work of Ms. Brooks in this new book filled with thematic collections of her poetry and prose; photos; memories from family, friends, peers and mentees and gripping illustrations from the award-winning artist, Jan Spivey Gilchrist. Hosted by Nora Brooks Blakely and Cynthia Walls.


4:30pm - 5:00pm THE MINGLE!
Learn more about your fellow guests, Gwendolyn Brooks and maybe even yourself!

5:00pm - 6:00pm THE PROGRAM
Readings and unexpected activities.

6:00pm - 6:30pm THE FAREWELL
• Book signing and conversation with Nora Brooks Blakely and Cynthia Walls. 

PARTICIPATING ORGANIZATIONS
Brooks Permissions in partnership with Guild Literary Complex and Volumes Bookcafe

Event date: 
Sunday, September 17, 2017 - 4:30pm to 6:30pm
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