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Saturdays, 9:30 AM – 2:30 PM

Roslindale Substation, 4228 Washington Street

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Jabari Asim
July + August Book Ambassador

Jabari Asim's latest book is Yonder. The book is available for purchase at the popup, or you can purchase your copy here.

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July + August Book Ambassador

Jabari Asim

Jabari Asim is an author, poet, playwright, and associate professor of writing, literature, and publishing at Emerson College. Asim has served as the editor-in-chief of Crisis magazine—the NAACP’s flagship journal of politics, culture, and ideas— and as an editor at The Washington Post, where he wrote a syndicated column on politics, popular culture, and social issues. His writing has appeared in EssenceThe Baffler, the Los Angeles Times, the New York TimesThe New RepublicAmerican ProspectYale Review, and elsewhere. He is the recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship in Creative Arts and is the author of eight books for adults—including Yonder—and thirteen books for children. His debut book of poems, Stop and Frisk, was published in 2020. His latest books for young readers, Me And Muhammad Ali and A Child’s Introduction to Jazz.

The Roslindale Book Ambassador Program is a joint effort of the Friends of the Roslindale Branch Library and Rozzie Bound.

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