This Zoom Webinar will be live streamed via the UMD Libraries YouTube page, and is open to all members of thecommunity. We are looking to host a variety of readers to highlight speeches, quotes, and other works by inspiring Black leaders, innovators, authors, entertainers, scientists, and scholars, etc. We are looking forward to lively discussions and interaction in our commitment to create a *Brave space(see below) for all participants.
Bring your favorite books or poems to read! If you need reading recommendations and/or access to free, online texts, please refer to HathiTrust:
Faculty, staff, students, alumni and community members are all invited to sign up as a reader at this event! For those interested in tuning in as an audience member on YouTube, or on Zoom Webinar. There will be opportunities to ask questions, comment, and leave reflections throughout the event via our digital whiteboard (Google Jamboard). Please contact us at email@example.com with any questions or concerns that arise. We look forward to celebrating Black History Month with you!