From top and left to right: Elizabeth Lim; Kasey Meehan; Gail Carson Levine; Ibi Zoboi, photo by Nicole Mondestin; Ryan La Sala
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Presented in collaboration with PEN America

PEN America convenes beloved young adult and children’s book authors Ryan La Sala, Elizabeth Lim, and Gail Carson Levine to discuss the books that changed their lives and celebrate the magic of reading. The conversation will explore the many ways books can impact a reader, the importance of writing for young people, and how book banning affects our schools, libraries, families, and society as a whole. Moderated by PEN America Freedom to Read Director Kasey Meehan.

Run time: approximately 1 hour 15 minutes, followed by book signing

If you have any questions about this event, please contact Guest Experience at 212-875-5456 or [email protected].

 

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