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“Gateway to Reading” Lowell Lecture Series: Nínive Calegari at the BPL

February 6 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Boston Public Library’s 2014 “Gateway to Reading” Lowell Lecture Series begins February 6 and runs through May. The library welcomes esteemed writers of children’s literature from toddler to teen genres. Bestselling authors and award winners are joined by noted experts and scholars in the field who explore major issues, questions, and scholarship around the creation of books for children and the importance of childhood literacy.

calegari “Gateway to Reading” Lowell Lecture Series: Nínive Calegari at the BPLNínive Calegari is the co-founder with Dave Eggers of 826 National, which she helped grow from a local tutoring program into an influential education phenomenon that partners with schools, families, and community organizations across the country. A former teacher, Calegari is the president of the Teacher Salary Project; the co-author of Teachers Have It Easy; and the co-producer of American Teacher, a documentary by Oscar-winning director Vanessa Roth, with narration by Matt Damon.

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Date:
February 6
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Website:
http://www.bpl.org/programs/lowell/#20140206

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Boston Public Library Central Branch
Phone:
617-536-5400
Email:
Website:
http://www.bpl.org/

Venue

Boston Public Library Central Branch
700 Boylston St., Boston, MA 02116 United States
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Phone:
617-536-5400
Website:
http://www.bpl.org/