Race, Identity, and Assumptions: A Conversation with Award-winning and Bestselling Novelist and Educator Dr. Jewell Parker Rhodes

Open to: All Teachers
Opportunity at a Glance: Join us for a conversation with Dr. Jewell Parker Rhodes, author of the award-winning and New York Times bestselling “Ghost Boys”, as well as “Towers Falling” and “Black Brother, Black Brother”.

Dr. Rhodes, the Founding Artistic Director and the Piper Endowed Chair of the Virginia G. Piper Center for Creative Writing at Arizona State University, will share excerpts from her books and discuss the critical conversations on equality and justice that they inspire.

Dr. Rhodes will offer suggestions on how we can support future generations of writers and scholars. Many of us already have her books in our classrooms, now meet the writer.

Key dates:  Thursday May 20th from 4:30p.m – 6:00p.m.
Location: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUvduyhqj4pGNDLnmpscH6ay7c0HZ6LdR01
Registration deadline: 05/20/2021
Take action: Please register at: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUvduyhqj4pGNDLnmpscH6ay7c0HZ6LdR01
For more information: Adam Kinory, Akinory@nycenglishcommittee.org