Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

Black History Month Celebration with Daria Peoples, Author-Illustrator

Date(s) - 02/16/2021
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

NV SCBWI celebrates Black History month with speak Daria Peoples.

All are welcome to attend this free event.

Mardi Gras Day – 2/16/21 at 3pm PST. 6pm EST.

In commemoration of Black History Month, SCBWI- Nevada invites you to gather and celebrate for a presentation and Q&A on Mardi Gras (February 16 at 3pm) with author and artist Daria Peoples-Riley. Daria will share her writing and illustration process from idea to publication, her thoughts on agent and author relationships, and how she hopes her forthcoming book, AMERICA, My Love AMERICA My Heart will inspire readers of all ages to retain, reclaim, and revitalize all of who they are.
Bio:Daria Peoples-Riley made her debut in children’s publishing with companion titles This Is It and I Got Next. Daria’s next picture book, America, My Love, America, My Heart invites readers of all ages to answer timely—and timeless—questions about their personal beliefs and attitudes toward the many different colors of America. Peoples-Riley is also the illustrator of Gloria Takes A Stand by Jessica M. Rinker, a picture book biography about Gloria Steinem and forthcoming Show The World by Angela Dalton, a picture book that asks children what they will do, say, or create to express who they are.
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