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Kadir Nelson, Escritor

1/15/2013
6:00 - 8:00

Biblioteca Central

Sala de Reuniones Latino/Hispana A/B - Planta Baja

100 Larkin St.

Kadir Nelson, two-time Caldecott Honor and Coretta Scott King  Award winner will discuss his new book, I Have A Dream. The book pairs the award-winning Nelson’s magnificent paintings with the text of Martin Luther King Jr.’s  powerful speech, delivered on August 28, 1963, on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial during the March on Washington. This picture book is certain to be treasured by children and adults alike. The themes of equality and freedom for all are not only relevant today, 50 years later, but also provide young readers with an important introduction to our nation's past.