The MLIS Program presents…
RISE UP! Dread Nation in Conversation
Friday, May 4, 2018 @ 6:00 pm
Recital Hall, Music Building,
St. Catherine University,
2004 Randolph Ave., St. Paul, MN 55105
Free and open to the public.
Join us on Friday, May 4 to hear Justina Ireland talk about DREAD NATION, praised as one of the most anticipated YA novels of 2018. Following her reading, writers Shannon Gibney and Taiyon Coleman will join Justina onstage to talk about all things Black girl zombified! The evening will conclude with a book signing and photo booth.
JUSTINA IRELAND is a writer for young adults. Her other books include Vengeance Bound and Promise of Shadows. (justinaireland.com).
SHANNON GIBNEY is a professor at MCTC and author of MN Book Award winning YA novel See No Color and the forthcoming Dream Country, and a contributor to A Good Time for the Truth. (shannongibney.com)
TAIYON COLEMAN is an Assistant Professor in the St. Catherine University English Department and a contributor to A Good Time for the Truth. (stkate.edu).
Event co-hosted by: St. Catherine University’s Master of Library and Information Science Program and its American Library Association Student Chapter, LIS Student Governance Organization, and Red Balloon Bookshop.