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Word Up – How to Be a (Young) Antiracist 

Word Up Community Bookshop/Librería Comunitaria and the United Palace are proud to present bestselling authors Ibram X. Kendi and Nic Stone to celebrate the launch of their latest book for young adults on Monday, January 30, 2023 at 7:30pm at The United Palace in Washington Heights. How to Be a (Young) Antiracist will serve as a guide for teens seeking a way forward in acknowledging, identifying, and dismantling racism and injustice. 

Aimed at readers 12 and up, the book is a dynamic reframing of the concepts shared in the #1 New York Times–bestselling adult version How to Be an Antiracist (out in paperback the same day), with young adulthood front and center.

Also on the same day, The (Young) Antiracist’s Workbook, will offer the space for young readers to journal their personal journey toward a better future.

Early bird discounted tickets (through 1/18/23)

$22 ticket with “How to Be a (Young) Antiracist”* 

$10 ticket without a book**

*Only presigned copies available
**Ticket price can be used as a credit towards purchasing a book at the event

After the early bird period ends on January 18th: $30 ticket with How to Be a (Young) Antiracist (presigned)$15 ticket without a book (ticket can be used as a credit towards purchasing a book at the event)For group sales (schools and youth programs), please contact Word Up directly at uptownreads@wordupbooks.com.

This program is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council. Word Up Community Bookshop’s programs are made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of the Office of the Governor and the New York State Legislature.

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Jan 30 2023


7:30 pm

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The United Palace


The United Palace
4140 Broadway, New York, NY, USA
Word Up Community Bookshop / Librería Comunitaria


Word Up Community Bookshop / Librería Comunitaria
(347) 688-4456

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