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Looking Back: Celebrating the Success of Virtual Programs April – June 2020

Post · 7/7/20

The global pandemic is reshaping the way audiences interact with PBS Books and libraries around the country. We want to look back at recent months and celebrate the success of this year’s PBS Books virtual programming efforts and partnerships.


Trailblazing Women: Author/Illustrator Vashti Harrison

Event · 7/7/20

Trailblazing Women Author/Illustrator Talk for Kids (Ages 8-13): Vashti Harrison Spend an afternoon learning about trailblazing New York Times best-selling author Vashti Harrison as she shares about the inspiration for her work, her process in researching and writing about the trailblazing women in her books, and her intricate and playful illustrations. Vashti Harrison created both Read more…

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Trailblazing Women: Elaine Weiss discusses “The Woman’s Hour”

Event · 6/16/20

To mark the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment, PBS will launch a multiplatform programming focused on “Trailblazers” in order to commemorate the fight for women’s suffrage in the US and the stories of modern women, who continue to shatter the glass ceiling and transform modern history. The Trailblazers PBS theme will Read more…