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Angie Thomas (USA) – The Hate U Give – Workshop

Sep 14, 2017 10:30 am
International Children's and Youth Literature
Schule der Teilnehmer
Author
Price 6 Euro

16-year-old Starr Carter is caught between two worlds. She lives in a poor neighbourhood with her family but attends an expensive private school where she’s one of the only black students. After a party one night, her unarmed friend Khalil is shot and murdered by a police officer. Starr is the only witness. THE HATE U GIVE, the Black Lives Matter novel of the year, cracked the New York Times bestseller list directly after publication, has been published in 20 countries so far, and has a movie adaptation in the works. Angie Thomas is a first-time guest at the ilb and will be presenting THE HATE U GIVE for the first time in Germany. “A stunning, brilliant, gut-wrenching novel that will be remembered as a classic of our time” (John Green).

 

10.30—15.30h | Part of the project »Literatur in Bewegung« | Leader: Meltem Nil | Classes 9—13 | Booking number: 1416


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