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Detroit Writing Room Book Club ft. Rochelle Riley

Enjoy an intimate conversation with Rochelle Riley, an author and Director of Arts and Culture for the city of Detroit!

About this Event:

Join The Detroit Writing Room Book Club for our February author talk featuring Rochelle Riley!

Riley is an award-winning journalist and Director of Arts and Culture for the city of the Detroit. She co-wrote the book "That They Lived: African Americans Who Changed the World" — a collection of essays and photographs about famous African Americans that all children should know — that will be published this February by the Wayne State University Press.

During the virtual book talk, guests will have an opportunity to greet the author, enjoy a book discussion and ask questions during a live Q&A!

Schedule:
7 - 7:15 p.m. - Meet-and-Greet
7:15 - 7:40 p.m. - Book Talk
7:40 - 8 p.m. - Q&A

Tickets:
Detroit Writing Room Book Club members receive free admission and book discounts. Sign up to become a member at detroitwritingroom.com/book-club.

Single admission is $15 for non-members.

Tickets are nonrefundable. The Zoom link will be sent the morning of the event. Registration closes at 6:30 p.m. EST on Feb. 23. This event is recorded.

Date
Tuesday, February 23, 2021
7:00pm EST
Venue
Detroit Writing Room
More Information

That They Lived

African Americans Who Changed the World

Rochelle Riley and Cristi Smith-Jones

Biographies on African Americans who will inspire today’s youth.

Paperback
Available February 2021
ISBN: 9780814347546
$16.99
eBOOK
Available February 2021
ISBN: 9780814347553