Pushout: A Community Conversation on the Criminalization of Black Girls in Schools

Tuesday, August 17, 2021 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Join a discussion lead by Samara Crawford-Herrera, Director of Community Partnerships with SchoolSmartKC of Pushout: The Criminalization of Black Girls in Schools. The book examines the experiences of young black girls in the United States, who make up one-third of all girls who are arrested at school and sent to detention centers. Complimentary copies of the book are available upon request at all KCPL locations or email: kaitestover@kclibrary.org.

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