Obama talks writing with teens
February 19, 2021 § Leave a comment
Who knows? Former President Barack Obama could be lurking in the waiting room of your next Zoom meeting.
Obama recently showed up for a virtual conversation with 26 students participating in The Telling Room’s Young Writers Leaders (YWL) program, a nine-month intensive after-school program for international, multicultural, and first-generation Maine high school students. The conversation comes not long after the former president’s unannounced appearances at a Chicago public school assembly and the book club meeting of a Washington, D.C., independent bookstore …
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