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African American Read-In 2022

African American Read-In 2022 Online

You are invited to the annual African American Read-In from the UMKC Libraries. Register to join us on Zoom on February 21, 2022 from 2:00-3:30 pm.

The African American Read-In is an annual celebration of African American literature and literacy. Attendees are welcome to be listeners as participants read excepts from poetry, speeches, stories, and other works of literature created by African American authors and artists. Join us on February 21st as a listener or a presenter!

This event is free and open to the public. Registration is required to receive the secure meeting link. Joining us on Zoom will not require a Zoom account.

Monday, February 21, 2022
2:00pm - 3:30pm
This is an online event. Event URL will be sent via registration email.
Registration has closed.

About presenting at the African American Read-In

The registration form asks if you plan to participate as a listener or a presenter. If you think you would like to read, perform, or share from poetry, speeches, stories, or other works of literature created by African American authors and artists, select Presenter. In addition to your registration confirmation email, you will be contacted by email by a member of the African American Read-In planning committee with more information about choosing your piece to share, and what you can expect during our virtual Read-In.

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