Monday, April 24, 2006

SAVE THE DATE: Festival of Words, May 6th

A Muulticulutral Celebration of Books, Stories Poetry and Song!
FREE!! Come for an hour or stay for the day!

Saturday, May 6, 2006
Norwalk Community College

Theme: Family and Memory

Keynote Presentation: James McBride, author of The Color of Water: A Black Man's Tribute to His White Mother
  • Lucy Anne Hurston publisher of Speak, So You Can Speak Again: The Life of Zora Neale Hurston, her aunt, the famed social anthropologist and writer of the Harlem Renaissance.
  • Catherine Clinton & Tonya Bolden, award winning Historians, authors of several books for children and adults
  • Megan Marshall, author of The Peabody Sisters: Three Women who Ignited American Romanticism

"BOOKMARKS" exhibition of book arts at Haviland Street Gallery
22 Haviland Street, South Norwalk, Opening May 5th.