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April Events at Carmichael Library

Book Talk at Parnell Library: African Town

African Town Book Cover


Join us for a Book Talk with Irene Latham and Charles Waters, authors of African Town. This young adult novel-in-verse is inspired by the true story of the Clotilda and AfricaTown (in Mobile, Alabama). 



  • K-12 Teachers
  • Middle/High School Students
  • University of Montevallo Students, Faculty, and Staff


When & Where?

  • April 14th @ 4:00 P.M.
  • Parnell Memorial Library
    • 277 Park Drive
    • Montevallo, AL 35115

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Why Should I Attend?

  • You can meet the authors of a highly-reviewed YA historical fiction novel.
  • You can learn about the historical research behind the novel.
  • Teachers can go to this site to register for and learn about the event. They can also earn a CEU credit for attending.
  • Light refreshments will be served.


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