The Radical Element

A sisterhood of writers discusses their anthology of revolution and resistance. Join editor Jessica Spotswood and authors Erin Bowman and Sara Farizan to hear about The Radical Element.

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About The Radical Element:

With respect and love, twelve of the most talented writers working in young adult literature today —an impressive sisterhood that includes Marieke Nijkamp, Meg Medina, and Anna-Marie McLemore — have created a century and a half of heroines on the margins and in the intersections, young women of all colors and creeds standing up for themselves and their beliefs. They are ignoring their mothers’ well-meant advice and forging their own paths — whether secretly learning Hebrew in early Savannah, using the family magic to pass as white in 1920s Hollywood, or singing in a feminist punk band in 1980s Boston. And they’re asking you to join them.

Presented in partnership with the Brookline Booksmith.

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When

March 20th

6:30pm - 8:00pm

Location

Brookline Village - Teen Room
361 Washington Street, Brookline, MA 02445, United States

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