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Sankofa Video Books & Café
Happy Nappy Storytelling Presents: Stoeytime with Carole Boston Weatherford!
We are ecstatic to host the one and only Carole Boston Weatherford for Happy Nappy Storytelling! This will be a treat for the whole family!
Time & Location
Apr 23, 3:00 PM
Sankofa Video Books & Café, 2714 Georgia Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA
About The Event
About the author:
Carole Boston Weatherford is a two-time NAACP Image Award winner and the author of 70 books, including Unspeakable: The Tulsa Race Massacre, which won the Coretta Scott King Author and Illustrator Awards, a Caldecott Honor, and a Sibert Honor. She also authored the Newbery Honor book Box: Henry Brown Mails Himself to Freedom, the Coretta Scott King Author Honor book Becoming Billie Holiday, and the Caldecott Honor books Freedom in Congo Square; Voice of Freedom: Fannie Lou Hamer, Spirit of the Civil Rights Movement; and Moses: When Harriet Tubman Led Her People to Freedom, as well as the Coretta Scott King Medal books Standing in the Need of Prayer and R-E-S-P-E-C-T: Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul.