Tears Into Song: A Talk and Workshop on Healing Through Art with Vesper Sta…
Tears Into Song:
Agora Presents A Talk and Workshop on Healing Through Art with Vesper Stamper
New York author and illustrator Vesper Stamper discusses her National Book Award-nominated graphic novel, What The Night Sings, which traces the story of a teenage musician who survives the Holocaust and seeks to find her voice as a singer again. The discussion will be followed by a hands-on art workshop.
W83 Loft | doors open at 6:30
A gallery show of Stamper’s drawings from What The Night Sings will also be on display at The Gallery at W83 from May 7 to May 19.
“The narrative is spare but powerful as it depicts the daily horrors of the camps and the struggle to survive, hold on to humanity and, once freed, understand how to live again.”—School Library Journal, starred review of What The Night SingsBuy tickets/get more info now