Kwame Alexander @ Knicely Conference Center

(270) 781-4882
1225 State Street | Bowling Green, KY 42101
Location: Warren County Public Library

October 17, 2019

Location: 1225 State Street, Warren County Public Library, KY

Phone: (270) 781-4882

Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Price: Free

Kwame Alexander will speak at the Knicely Conference Center on Thursday, October 17 at 6:00 p.m. Alexander is a poet, educator, and the New York Times Bestselling author of 32 books, including The Undefeated, illustrated by Kadir Nelson, How to Read a Book, illustrated by Melissa Sweet, SwingRebound, which was shortlisted for prestigious Carnegie Medal, and, his Newbery Medal-winning middle grade novel, The Crossover.

A regular contributor to NPR's Morning Edition, Kwame is the recipient of numerous awards and honors, including The Coretta Scott King Author Honor, The Lee Bennett Hopkins Poetry Prize, Three NAACP Image Award Nominations, the 2017 Inaugural Pat Conroy Legacy Award, The Dominion Energy Strong Men and Women of Virginia, and The 2018 NEA Read Across America Ambassador.

Kwame Alexander @ Knicely Conference Center