RARI 2018 Kick-Off Event
Reading Across Rhode Island, Rhode Island’s One Book, One State community read program kicks off its 16th year by inviting everyone to join in the reading of The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas. The 2018 program runs from January through May with readers in Rhode Island classrooms, libraries, community centers, bookstores and book groups invited to join discussions and participate in local community events such as lectures, exhibits and dramatic interpretations centered on this year’s selection. Programming begins with a Kick-Off event on January 27th from 2:00 – 4:00 pm at The Pavilion at Grace at 300 Westminster Street, Providence, RI. Register for the event here.
Author: Angie Thomas:
Awards: New York Times Best-Seller List, Goodreads Choice Award Winner, Boston Globe Horn Book Award Winner, National Book Award Finalist
Resources & More Information
Book Discussion Group Guide
Cover art for The HATE U GIVE and the artist:
Holler if You Hear Me: Searching for Tupac Shakur, Michael Eric Dyson
Opinion: How Tupac Lives Within the Black Lives Matter Movement, Vibe Magazine
20 Years Later: Tupac is Hip-Hop’s Prophet of Rage and Revolution, Kevin Powell, Vibe Magazine
Black Lives Matter Movement:
Crowd Sourced Syllabi:
READ, CONNECT, DISCUSS & HASHTAG
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