october, 2018

24oct7:00 pm8:00 pmLos Angeles Public Library, Los Angeles, CALiterature for Justice: A Conversation about Mass Incarceration and the Role of Literature 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Event Details

Literature for Justice logoJoin the National Book Foundation at the Los Angeles Public Library for the launch of a new NBF program, Literature for Justice, made possible by the Art for Justice Fund. The conversation will focus on five books selected by leading authors and experts who serve on the Literature for Justice Committee, with readings by well-known writers, academics, and activists. Plus, a wider conversation about mass incarceration, the importance of literature, and the role these five books will serve in bearing witness to such a crucial issue in today’s society.


(Wednesday) 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm