DATE: Saturday, November 2, 2019 | TIME: 3:00 PM | VENUE: CityLit Stage – Pier 5 Hotel, Chesapeake Room
The World Inside a Book: Celebrating the Art of Reading
Saturday, November 2, 2019
CityLit Stage – Pier 5 Hotel, Chesapeake Room
711 Eastern Avenue, Baltimore, MD, USA
(for parents and young readers)
Co-editors Claudia Bedrick and Brain Pickings’ Maria Popova (who will not be appearing), explore the beautifully illustrated, bestselling “feast of a book” A Velocity of Being: Letters to a Young Reader with some of today’s most remarkable culture-makers, writers, artists, scientists, entrepreneurs, and philosophers―who reflect on the joys of reading, how books broaden and deepen human experience. A shared-love-of-books contributors, Matthew Burgess, The Unbudgeable Curmudgeon and Mariahadessa Ekere Tallie, Laila’s Happiness, join Ana & Andrew series author, minimalist guru Christine Platt in the joys of writing children’s literature and the power of storytelling as a tool for social change.