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Telling a People’s Story: African American Illustrated Children’s Literature

October 6 - October 29

The Hopkinsville Christian County Public Library (HCCPL) is excited to present a traveling panel presentation, “Telling a People’s Story: African American Illustrated Children’s Literature” Traveling Panel Exhibit, beginning October 6th through the 29th at HCCPL. This exhibit is presented by the Friends of the Hopkinsville Christian County Public Library.

The Miami University Art Museum (Oxford, OH) presents an original art exhibition based on children’s picture books exploring African-American history and cultural identity. Telling A People’s Story: African-American Children’s Illustrated Literature was 3 years in the making in collaboration with some of the top scholars in the field of African-American children’s literature, including Ohioans Rudine Sims Bishop, Darwin Henderson and Arnold Adoff, along with 2 Ohio librarians Sam Bloom and Gratia Banta involved with ALA and the Coretta Scott King Award.

Details

Start:
October 6
End:
October 29
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Website:
https://hccpl.org/calendar/

Venue

Hopkinsville-Christian County Public Library
1101 Bethel St.
Hopkinsville, KY 42240
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Phone:
270-887-4262
Website:
hccpl.org