Community Book to Action Event at Inglewood Public Library Features Poetry, Typewriters, and More

A recent Book to Action event at Inglewood Public Library featured local poet Jessica Ceballos y Campbell, free #BookToAction copies of Bad Feminist by Roxanne Gay, a community chapbook, multiple typewriters, poetry, and lots of community interaction. Described below by librarian Tommy Bui, of Inglewood Public Library. Photos courtesy of Jessica Ceballos y Campbell. Whimsy, warmth, and…

County of San Luis Obispo Public Libraries Book to Action 2019

We are excited to share the 2019 Book to Action project from the County of San Luis Obispo Public Libraries. This important Book to Action series addresses both childhood trauma influenced by opioid addiction and art as a lifeline. Community partners include Behavioral Health (Drug and Alcohol), the SLO Opioid Safety Coalition, Restorative Partners, CARE trainers,…

Book to Action at LAPL Edendale 2019

At Los Angeles Public Library’s Edendale Branch, Rachel Kushner’s The Mars Room is the chosen Book to Action title this year. Angi Brzycki, Adult Librarian, has spearheaded the development of a rich and varied series of Book to Action programs which will help the community discuss the reality of incarceration and reentry. Programs include book…