Fighting Back Against Breast Cancer #TheNext400

Moderator: Chris Tanaka, Channel 19 News Panel: Kamesha Miles, Community Program Manager of the Susan G. Komen AAHEIPamela Combs – CNP, Cleveland Clinic Thursday, October 21 | 7:30PMYouTube and Facebook Live Recommended Reading These recommended reads are in partnership with Cleveland 19’s The Next 400 series More Recommended Reading

Author: Ayana Gray brings Beasts of Prey to the Cleveland Zoo

In celebration of Cleveland Book Week, Cleveland Public Library presents author Ayana Gray for a book discussion about her much-anticipated series, Beasts of Prey, in the breathtaking Rainforest at the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo on Wednesday, September 29 | 6:30 p.m. Gray is a lover of monsters, mythos, and #MelaninMagic. Her debut novel, Beasts of Prey, is about the fate that…

Young Adults Books that Adults Will Love #BookDropsCLE

Family/Growing up Opposite of Always by Justin A Reynolds With the Fire on High by Elizabeth Acevedo LGBTQ+ She Drives Me Crazy – Kelly Quindlen Aristotle & Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe – Benjamin Alire Saenz I think I Love You – Auriane Desombre Cemetary Boys – Aiden Thomas See Also Dread Nation by Justina Ireland Super Fake…

The Art of Speaking Up: Claudia Rankine Discusses Race and Whiteness in America

On July 24, Literary Cleveland’s 2021 Inkubator writing conference culminated in a keynote address from author Claudia Rankine, who discussed the power of engaging in conversation about race and whiteness in America. The event was moderated by ideastream reporter Shelli Reeves and presented by Cleveland Public Library. Rankine’s latest book, Just Us: An American Conversation, mines the conversations she had…

#TheNext400 Digital Roundtable: Hough Uprising Then and Now

The Next 400 Digital Roundtable with WOIO 19 returns to discuss the anniversary of the Hough Uprising 55 years ago and a look at the revitalization of the neighborhood. Moderator: Chris Tanaka, Channel 19 News Mansfield Frazier, Journalist and business owner. Don Freeman, Author and activist Thursday, July 22 | 7:30PMYouTube and Facebook Live Recommended Reading These recommended reads are…