PLEASE JOIN THE AMELIA BLOOMER PROJECT ON SUNDAY JUNE 26 AT THE ALA ANNUAL CONFERENCE IN NEW ORLEANS… FOR BREAKFAST

On Sunday, June 26, the Amelia Bloomer Project will hold our biannual Amelia Bloomer Project Breakfast. This year we are delighted to welcome:
Margarita Engle, author of many books that have been included on the Amelia Bloomer list over the last years, including most recently, The Firefly Letters.

Margarita Engle

Jan Annino and Lisa Desimini, author and illustrator of She Sang Promise: The story of Betty Mae Jumper, Seminole tribal leader

Jan Godown Annino

Lisa Desimini

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and Olga Cossi, author of Pemba Sherpa

Olga Cossi

We hope you will be able to join us for an exciting morning, Sunday, June 26, 8:00am-10:00am at the Loews Hotel Rm. LaFourche, hearing from these authors about their books, their work, and their thoughts about feminism in children’s and YA books. Tickets are $35 and include breakfast. To register, visit http://alaannual.org/. Registration code: ALA5.

One thought on “PLEASE JOIN THE AMELIA BLOOMER PROJECT ON SUNDAY JUNE 26 AT THE ALA ANNUAL CONFERENCE IN NEW ORLEANS… FOR BREAKFAST

  1. Hillary Homzie June 22, 2011 / 10:19 pm

    Oh, this breakfast offering sounds so wonderful. I wish I could beam myself to New Orleans to hear the speakers! Jan Godown Annino and Lisa Desimini’s She Sang Promise is inspiring and magical. I look forward to checking out Pemba Sherpa and the Firefly Letters!

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