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Communities Read Were I Not Girl: A Virtual Author & Illustrator Talk

Presented by Community Libraries of Providence at Mount Pleasant Library, Providence RI

Oct 17 2022
Communities Read Were I Not Girl: A Virtual Author & Illustrator Talk

Join us virtually as we welcome author Lisa Robinson and illustrator Lauren Simkin Berke to discuss their book, Were I Not a Girl!

About this event
Join us virtually on Monday, October 17th at 6pm to meet the author and illustrator of Were I Not a Girl: The Inspiring and True Story of Dr. James Barry. This unique picture book biography tells the story of Dr. James Barry, born female, who lived as a man from age 18 to his death. It is both a fascinating and sensitively drawn portrait of someone who would not be undervalued, and an important introduction to the concept of gender identity. The book is available through our View more



  • Oct 17, 2022 at 06:00 pm - 07:00 pm (Mon)
* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


Mount Pleasant Library

315 Academy Avenue, Providence, RI 02908

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