Reminder: Enjoy Tonight’s Virtual Reading of THE BLUEST EYE


A reminder to join Penguin Random House and Literacy Partners as the Virtual Public Reading of Toni Morrison’s iconic novel, THE BLUEST EYE, which began yesterday, continues tonight, Thursday, Feb 24th at 7:00 pm (ET). Literacy Partners has assembled an all-star cast of bestselling and critically acclaimed Black women writers to bring Morrison’s novel to life. This line-up of amazing PRH talent (and a few others) includes Angela Davis, Edwidge Danticat, Glory Edim, Honoree Fanonne Jeffers, Jaqueline Woodson, Jesmyn Ward, Kiimberle Crenshaw, Leila Mottley, Mahogany L. Browne, Nikole Hannah-Jones and Tayari Jones. They are reading this iconic work over seven hours spread across two nights.

To RSVP, please click here.

Join us to stand in solidarity with Black girls and women everywhere.

Penguin Random House is a longtime supporter of Literacy Partners, an adult literacy program focused on providing low income and immigrant families with the reading and language skills they need to succeed.

Posted: February 24, 2022