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Date:
March 4, 2021
Time:
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location:
Online
Address:
Las Cruces, NM 88001
Contact:
575-528-4005
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Big Read A conversation between children’s lit authors Cynthia Grady and Laurel Goodluck

Thursday, March 4, 2021

Description: Join two New Mexican authors as they discuss writing for children and their relationship to Japanese American internment. Laurel Goodluck is a children’s book author living in Albuquerque, New Mexico. She comes from the Mandan, Hidatsa and Tsimshian tribes and is of Japanese descent. Her great-grandfather, Harry Sharai, was imprisoned in Santa Fe and Lordsburg Internment camps, separated from his family who were split up into different camps throughout the West.