Juneteenth Banned Books and Literary Festival

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Please join Shawn Pryor, Mariama Lockington, and Rachel Elliott at the Juneteenth Banned Books & Literacy Festival!

FRIDAY June 16th: Join from anywhere! A virtual panel of scholars will discuss literacy and inclusion in K-12 schools

SATURDAY, June 17th: Join us at the University of Kentucky’s Cornerstone Building at 401 S. Limestone in Lexington, KY! Saturday’s program will include youth poet Klitan Adedeji, an author panel, a book signing, and a series of banned book READ IN workshops. Books will be for sale onsite, and a pizza lunch will be provided.

The festival is free with registration, and you can register and read more details here.

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