Offsite (Pioneer Works):
Saturday, November 10, 11 AM
Second Annual Well-Read Black Girl Festival
Featuring Jacqueline Woodson, Blair Imani, Veronica Chambers, Mahogany Browne, and more TBA
$45 General Admission, $55 Premium Admission
Greenlight is proud to partner with Well-Read Black Girl and Pioneer Works to present the second annual Well-Read Black Girl Festival, a celebration of Black women readers and writers that seeks to initiate meaningful conversations within the literary arts. This year’s festival includes authors Jacqueline Woodson, Veronica Chambers, Renée Watson, Mahogany Browne, Blair Imani, and many more to be announced!
Well-Read Black Girl is a book club for Black women founded in 2015 that amplifies the voices of Black writers and celebrates their unique place in the world. Glory Edim is the founder of Well-Read Black Girl and received the 2017 Innovator’s Award from the Los Angeles Times Book Prizes for her work as a literary advocate. She serves on the board of New York City’s Housing Works Bookstore and lives in Brooklyn, New York.
Each $45 ticket includes general admission, while each $55 ticket includes a copy of Well-Read Black Girl: Finding Our Stories, Discovering Ourselves edited by Glory Edim. Purchase tickets here.