Wednesday, March 18, 2015, 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture
515 Malcolm X Blvd
In her inspired Young Adult debut, This Side of Home, explores the experience of young African-American women navigating the traditions and expectations of their culture. Watson author of Harlem’s Little Black Bird: The Story of Florence Mills, will be in conversation with Jacqueline Woodson, author of Brown Girl Dreaming, winner of the National Book Award for Young People’s Literature.
FIRST COME, FIRST SEATED For all free events, seats are generally overbooked to ensure a full house. All registered seats are released 15 to 30 minutes before start time, so we recommend that you arrive early.