Panel featuring: Bernice L. McFadden, Jacqueline Woodson, Tiphanie Yanique, Natashia Deón, and LaShonda Barnett; moderated by Jamia Wilson. Part of the Well-Read Black Girl Festival.
Live Podcast Taping of Am I Allowed to Like Anything? by Darian Symoné Harvin. “From Book to Screen to Screen: How the Worlds of Black literature & Black Filmmaking are Merging,” featuring Numa Perrier and author Bernice L. McFadden. To buy tickets: https://wellreadblackgirl.com/festival/
Part of the City of Cambridge’s Black History Month Celebration. This event will be held at the Cambridge Public Library’s Main Lecture Hall. Book reading and signing, free and open to the public. Sponsored by Mayor E. Denise Simmons.
Reading featuring Bernice L. McFadden (The Book of Harlan) and Tyehimba Jess; hosted by Kima Jones.
Sponsored by African and African American Studies.
“You Can’t Make This Stuff Up.” Featuring Bernice L. McFadden (The Book of Harlan), Charles Bock (Alice and Oliver), and Elizabeth Crane (The History of Great Things).
“Readings & Reasoning—A Caribbean Book Party.” A Brooklyn Book Festival Bookend Event featuring Bernice L. McFadden (The Book of Harlan), Elizabeth Nunez (Even in Paradise), and Olive Senior. Readings from 6:30–8:30pm, followed by a reception from 8:30–10:30pm.