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Penn Libraries Events & Exhibitions
An Evening with
Ashley Bryan
Renowned Artist, Poet, Storyteller, and Humanitarian
Tuesday, January 22nd, 2019 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Join Ashley Bryan for a viewing of I Know a Man...Ashley Bryan (Kane-Lewis Productions), a documentary about his life and work, followed by a Q & A session with Bryan, Nichols Clark, founding executive director of the Ashley Bryan Center, and Daniel Lief, of the Center’s Board of Directors.

Ashley Bryan is the author and illustrator of over forty children’s books, including Beautiful Blackbird (2003), perhaps his best known book, winner of the 2004 Coretta Scott King Award, and more recently the powerful Freedom Over Me: Eleven Slaves, Their Lives and Dreams Brought to Life by Ashley Bryan (2016), based on original slavery documents acquired by Bryan.

To learn more about Ashley Bryan, visit the website of the Ashley Bryan Center.

Register to attend here.

<em>New York Voices</em> ©Ashley Bryan

New York Voices © Ashley Bryan
Class of 1978 Orrery Pavilion, Van Pelt-Dietrich Library, sixth floor
3420 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA
Free and open to the public (please show photo ID at entrance)