What: We are delighted to partner with the Harris County Public Library (HCPL), during their Summer Authorama, to provide books for their event with Andrew Aydin, co-author and creator of the graphic memoir series MARCH. He will appear to discuss MARCH, books one, two and three. This event will take place on HCPL's Facebook Live stream.
When: Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 6:30pm
We work hard to bring events to our community for free, because connecting readers with authors is central to our mission. But these programs are not free for us to put on! If you’re interested in attending this event, we hope you’ll consider purchasing a copy of MARCH from our bookshop. Your support is critical to keeping us here and offering events like this, and we hope to do that for many years to come!
About the Author:
Andrew Aydin is a New York Times bestselling author, a National Book Award winner, a Robert F. Kennedy Book Award Honoree, a Printz Award winner, a Sibert Medal winner, a Walter Dean Myers Award winner, a two-time Eisner award winner, and the recipient of multiple Coretta Scott King honors.
Andrew is creator and co-author of the graphic memoir series, MARCH, which chronicles the life of Congressman and civil rights icon John Lewis. Co-authored with Rep. Lewis and illustrated by Nate Powell, MARCH is the first comics work to ever win the National Book Award.
Andrew's other works include the Captain America story “Home of the Brave” in Marvel Comics Presents #3 from Marvel Comics, the 2016 X-Files Annual #1 for IDW, and the story “Without and Within” in Bitch Planet: Triple Feature #1 from Image Comics, among others, as well as articles for the Atlanta alt-weekly Creative Loafing and the Southern Poverty Law Center's Teaching Tolerance Magazine.
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#1 New York Times Bestseller
Congressman John Lewis, an American icon and one of the key figures of the civil rights movement, continues his award-winning graphic novel trilogy with co-writer Andrew Aydin and artist Nate Powell, inspired by a 1950s comic book that helped prepare his own generation to join the struggle.
Welcome to the stunning conclusion of the award-winning and best-selling MARCH trilogy. Congressman John Lewis, an American icon and one of the key figures of the civil rights movement, joins co-writer Andrew Aydin and artist Nate Powell to bring the lessons of history to vivid life for a new generation, urgently relevant for today's world.