Clarion West presents Ibi Zoboi
Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 7 – 8:30 p.m.
Clarion West presents Ibi Zoboi
WhereCentral Library
Room LocationLevel 1 - Microsoft Auditorium
AudienceTeens, Adults
LanguageEnglish
SummaryJoin us for an evening with Ibi Zoboi as she reads from and discusses recent work while teaching for Clarion West's Writer's Workshop.
DescriptionIbi Zoboi is the author of the 2017 young adult novel American Street, which was nominated for the National Book Award and received five starred reviews. Her second young adult novel, Pride, arrives in 2018, and her debut middle grade novel, My Life as an Ice-Cream Sandwich, will be here in 2019. Ibi’s writing has also appeared in The New York Times Book Review, the Horn Book Magazine, and The Rumpus. She is also the founder of the Daughters of Anacaona Writing Project (DAWP), and editor of Black Enough: Stories of Being Young & Black in America, out 1/19.


Photo by Joseph Zoboi.


Clarion West Writers Workshop is dedicated to providing high quality educational opportunities for writers of speculative fiction at the start of their careers.

www.clarionwest.org


This event is supported by The Seattle Public Library Foundation, author series sponsor Gary Kunis, and media sponsor The Seattle Times and presented in partnership with University Book Store. Books will be available for purchase and signing.
NotesLibrary events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required.
PodcastThis event will be recorded for podcast.
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Contact Phone206-386-4636
Contact Info*Central Library
Room CapacitySpace is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms.
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