Events at the Library of Congress

Wednesday January 27, 2021

Thursday February 18, 2021

  • Event | lectures and symposia
    Giants of Racial Justice Thursday
    February 18, 2021
    7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EST
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    In an event celebrating African American History Month, Peniel E. Joseph (“The Sword and the Shield”) and Tamara Payne (“The Dead Are Arising”) will discuss their books on Malcolm X and Martin Luther King Jr. with NPR TV Critic Eric Deggans.
    This event will be premiered on Facebook External and YouTube External.
    Online Only

Thursday February 25, 2021

  • Event | lectures and symposia
    On the Road with Jason Reynolds Thursday
    February 25, 2021
    4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EST
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    National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature Jason Reynolds will discuss his ambassadorship, including his recent “GRAB THE MIC: Tell Your Story” virtual tour, with Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden. Through his platform, “GRAB THE MIC: Tell Your Story,” Reynolds has directed his focus as ambassador by empowering students to embrace and share their own personal stories.
    This event will be premiered on Facebook External and YouTube External.
    Online Only

Wednesday March 10, 2021

Wednesday May 12, 2021