Date(s) - 02/20/2021
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
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Jason Reynolds, author of the best-seller “Stamped: Racism, Anti-Racism & You,” is the featured speaker for the Spady Museum’s virtual Black History Month event. The museum has been exploring the book with its youth group, and invited Reynolds to interact with them and other young people interested in the anti-racism/racial equity movement. After his talk, Reynolds will hold a 15-minute Q&A.
Join the event, scheduled for Saturday, February 20, 2021 from 3:30-5:30 p.m., held via Zoom and broadcast live from The Spady Museum and the Arts Garage’s Facebook pages.
Reynolds is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of many books, including When I Was the Greatest, Boy in the Black Suit, All American Boys (cowritten with Brendan Kiely), As Brave as You, For Every One, the Track series (Ghost, Patina, Sunny, and Lu), Long Way Down, and Look Both Ways. He is a two-time National Book Award finalist; the recipient of a Newbery Honor, a Printz Honor, and multiple Coretta Scott King Honors; and the winner of a Kirkus Prize, two Walter Dean Myers Awards, and an NAACP Image Award, among other honors. He lives in Washington, D.C. Learn more at jasonwritesbooks.com/about.
The Black History Month program is sponsored by The Spady Cultural Heritage Museum, the Arts Garage, Delray Beach Community Redevelopment Agency, ASALH South Florida, and the Marcy and Leona Chanin Foundation, Inc.