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Friday, September 6, 7:00 pm

Presented By: VTSU

Friday, September 6, 2024, 7:00 PM

Dibden Center for the Arts
VTSU – Johnson
200 S Pond Rd.
Johnson, VT

Tickets: $10 general admission, FREE for VTSU community.

Kekla Magoon writes novels and nonfiction books for children and teens, often on themes of identity, community, empowerment, and social justice. Kekla received the 2021 Margaret A. Edwards Award, a body of work recognition for her significant and lasting contribution to young adult literature. She is also a recipient of the Boston Globe-Horn Book Award, a Michael L. Printz Honor, four Coretta Scott King Honors, two Walter Award Honors, and an NAACP Image Award, in addition to being a finalist for the National Book Award. Kekla holds a B.A. from Northwestern University and an M.F.A. in Writing from Vermont College of Fine Arts, where she is also faculty emerita. Visit her online at