When:
Thursday, Apr 21, 2022 4:00p -
5:00p

Where:
MIT Room 3-270
77 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02139

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Admission:
FREE

Categories:
Lectures & Conferences, University

Event website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/mit-reads-a-conversation-with-elizabeth-acevedo-tickets-238731882487?aff=ebdssbdestsearch

Join Elizabeth Acevedo, the author of this semester's MIT Reads selection, in dialog with an MIT student moderator.


About this event:


Two girls, unknown to each other and separated by distance and family secrets, discover one another through a shared tragedy. In Clap When You Land, a novel-in-verse that brims with grief and love, National Book Award-winning and New York Times-bestselling author Elizabeth Acevedo writes about the devastation of loss, the difficulty of forgiveness, and the bittersweet bonds that shape our lives.


This event is free and open to all, but you must pre-register.


If you choose to join us in person, please note that MIT CovidPass or Tim Tickets are required, and all participants must follow all MIT COVID safety protocols.
For virtual registrants: URL will be emailed closer to the event.
Small group discussions: In-person audience members are invited to stay for a post-event talkback session (no separate registration required.) Or sign up here for a virtual small group discussion on April 26, 5-6pm.


Your participation makes this program better. Please email mitreads-events@mit.edu if you require an accommodation in order to join us.


Clap When You Land was chosen by the MIT Libraries, Global Languages, and Women’s and Gender Studies. Additional program sponsors are the Committee on Race and Diversity, the Latino Employee Resource Group, Hermanas Unidas, and My Sister's Keeper.

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