Join award-winning and internationally known storyteller/teaching artist, literacy specialist, and recording artist, Awele Makeba, for an interactive storytelling program, Upstanders: Revolutionary Acts By Ordinary Teens, which demonstrates how we can find the extraordinary in ourselves when we stand up, speak up and take action for what is humane, just, and equitable. For ages 5-13 years.
Part of Free Your Mind: A Revolution In Words Black Literary Festival. Click link to check out other events and programs.
The Free Your Mind: A Revolution In Words Black Literary Festival is a culture-positive series of interactive events, programs and book clubs brought to you by the African American Interest Committee of the San Francisco Public Library. This Literary Festival will focus on a myriad of activities designed to engage, entertain and inform. The festival will culminate on Saturday March 2, 2013 with a day-long event at the Main Library (100 Larkin Street) featuring an author reception showcase , a genealogy lecture, a keynote address and a panel discussion. Please join us!
*Funded by the Friends of the San Francisco Public Library.