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One Book One NY

Events

Leonard Lief Library
School of Arts and Humanities
invite you to the Launch Event for
One Book-One New York Winner

Americanah

by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Facilitated by:
- Bertrade Ngo-Ngijol Banoum, Africana & Women's Studies
- Anne Rice, Africana Studies
- Susan Watson-Turner, Music, Multimedia, Theatre, Dance

Wednesday, April 26, 2017
6:00 – 7:00 PM
Library – Fine Arts Classroom 226A

RSVP by April 24th:              http://AmericanahLehman.eventbrite.com
Information:                       Alison.LehnerQuam@lehman.cuny.edu,
718-960-7756

About One Book One NY

One Book, One New York is the largest community reading program in the country, bringing together book-loving New Yorkers to read the same book at the same time. The program was launched in February 2017 with quintessential New York flair, featuring five celebrities who each urged New Yorkers to vote for one of five award-winning books. Ultimately, the votes were tallied and Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s Americanah was selected as the book all New Yorkers will read together. During the coming months, the Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment will present a series of free events throughout the five boroughs, with a culminating One Book, One New York event in early June. See below for a full list of upcoming events, and join in the conversation on social media using the hashtag #OneBookNY.