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  • Julius Lester's Day of Tears

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    Name: Julius Lester's Day of Tears
    Date: October 12, 2019
    Time: 2:30 PM - 5:00 PM EDT
    Event Description:
    Join us on Saturday, October 12 at 2:30pm for a special event honoring Julius Lester. The afternoon will include a stage reading based on Lester's novel Day of Tears. Adapted by Laurie Maria Cabral, the performance will include an introduction by Lester's daughter Lian Amaris. Selections from the Julius Lester Papers housed in Special Collections will be on display and a reception will follow the performance.
    Woodbury Room, The Jones Library, Amherst, Mass
    Date/Time Information:
    Saturday, October 12, 2019 at 2:30pm
    Contact Information:
    Cynthia Harbeson, Head of Special Collections 413-259-3097
    Free and open to the public
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