You may have read The Watsons Go to Birmingham — 1963 or seen the book's new movie. Now's your chance to meet the author. Christopher Paul Curtis will have a book signing on Tuesday, October 8, at the Central Library Arrington Auditorium from 3:00-5:00 p.m. He'll answer questions about his award-winning book, which includes a part of Birmingham's rich civil rights past. Books will be available for purchase. For more information call 226-3655. The library is located at 2100 Park Place. This event is made possible by Alabama Public Television.
For a complete list of BPL and City of Birmingham events and activities recognizing The Watsons Go to Birmingham —1963 and the 50th anniversary of the civil rights movement, visit BPL's Press Page at http://www.bplonline.org/about/press/Default.aspx?id=541.