Join Porter Square Books for a virtual event with local debut author Kaija Langley for her new picture book, When Langston Dances! Kaija will be joined in conversation by award-winning author Jacqueline Woodson. A starred review from Kirkus Reviews described When Langston Dances as "the absolute embodiment of Black boy joy, this is a beautiful and important book." This virtual event is free and open to all, hosted on Crowdcast.
A young Black boy dreams of dancing in this exuberant, buoyant picture book celebrating the beauty of dance, and the wonder of Black Boy Joy—perfect for fans of Firebird and Crown!
Langston likes basketball okay, but what he loves is to dance—ever since he saw the Alvin Ailey Dance Company perform.