Join Pratt Library CEO Heidi Daniel as she interviews the first author in her new book club series, Baltimore's own D. Watkins. In his latest book, Black Boy Smile, Watkins recounts his childhood and formative years in East Baltimore as well as his thoughts on identity, toxic masculinity, and the emotional lives of Black men.
D. Watkins is the author of four prior books, editor-at-large for Salon, and a University of Baltimore lecturer.
This FREE event will be presented in-person and virtually. Please register for the event here.
ASL interpretation will be available for attendees.
Writers LIVE! programs are supported in part by a bequest from The Miss Howard Hubbard Adult Programming Fund and the William G. Baker, Jr. Memorial Fund, creator of the Baker Artist Portfolios, www.BakerArtist.org.
Wednesday, August 3, 2022 at 7:00pm
Central Library, Wheeler Auditorium
400 Cathedral Street, Baltimore, MD 21201