UC Davis event to celebrate diversity in children’s books UC Davis News Release
January 21, 2011
January 20, 2011
Joyce Carol Thomas, an African American poet, playwright and
children’s author, will be the guest speaker on Wednesday, Feb.
9, at the UC Davis School of Education’s annual Words Take Wing
event celebrating diversity in children’s literature.
Thomas will deliver two presentations, both open to the public,
at 10 a.m. in Freeborn Hall and at 7 p.m. in the Buehler Alumni
and Visitors Center. Both locations are on the UC Davis campus.
Tickets are $15 for the general public, $7 for students and can
be purchased through the UC Davis ticket office or at the door.
For ticket information, call (530) 752-1915 or go to tickets.ucdavis.edu.