JASON REYNOLDS @ CPC - Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You
Wednesday, March 11 at 7 PM
Author JASON REYNOLDS
speaking about Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You
at Central Presbyterian Church
*****THIS EVENT IS NOW SOLD OUT*****
EVENT TICKETS & GUIDELINES
THIS EVENT IS NOW SOLD OUT.
This event takes place at Central Presbyterian Church at 200 E. 8th St, Austin, TX 78701.
There are two ticket options for this event. 1 book/1 ticket allows entry for one person into the event and includes a copy of Stamped. 1 book/2 tickets allows entry for 2 people into the event and includes a copy of Stamped.
Books are not available for pick-up at BookPeople prior to the event.
UPDATE: Due to recent health and safety concerns, there will be NO signing line or meet-and-greet at this event. This will be a speaking only. Books will be pre-signed and you will receive your signed book at the event. Thank you for your understanding.
Doors open at 6 PM. Seating is general admission; first come, first served.
Refunds are only available up to 7 days before the event.
Keep an eye on these guidelines, as they are subject to change.
Please note: If you purchase a ticket and cannot attend the event, we will hold a copy of Stampedfor you at BookPeople for 30 days after the date of the event.
A timely, crucial, and empowering exploration of racism--and antiracism--in America
This is NOT a history book. This is a book about the here and now. A book to help us better understand why we are where we are. A book about race.
The construct of race has always been used to gain and keep power, to create dynamics that separate and silence. This remarkable reimagining of Dr. Ibram X. Kendi's National Book Award-winning Stamped from the Beginning reveals the history of racist ideas in America, and inspires hope for an antiracist future. It takes you on a race journey from then to now, shows you why we feel how we feel, and why the poison of racism lingers. It also proves that while racist ideas have always been easy to fabricate and distribute, they can also be discredited.
Through a gripping, fast-paced, and energizing narrative written by beloved award-winner Jason Reynolds, this book shines a light on the many insidious forms of racist ideas--and on ways readers can identify and stamp out racist thoughts in their daily lives.
ABOUT JASON REYNOLDS
Jason Reynolds is the New York Times bestselling author of many books, including When I Was the Greatest, Boy in the Black Suit, All American Boys (cowritten with Brendan Kiely), As Brave as You, For Every One, the Track series (Ghost, Patina, Sunny, and Lu), Long Way Down, and Look Both Ways. He is a National Book Award finalist; the recipient of a Newbery Honor, a Printz Honor, and multiple Coretta Scott King Honors; and the winner of a Kirkus Prize, two Walter Dean Myers Awards, and an NAACP Image Award, among other honors. He lives in Washington, D.C and invites you to visit him online at JasonWritesBooks.com.
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