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Read-in at the State Capitol Jan 25, 3-6pm

January 25 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

An Afternoon Celebrating Reading

On Wednesday, January 25 there will be a Read-In to celebrate the freedom to read at the Rotunda in the Utah State Capitol. Organized by Let Utah Read, a pro-reading, anti-censorship coalition of Utah organizations including ULA, the Read-In will feature bestselling authors Erika L. Sanchéz and Shannon Hale, as well as Utah Poet Laureate Lisa Bickmore, Tanner Humanities Center Director Erika George, and poet and literature professor Kimberly Johnson. These esteemed guest speakers will be joined by students, educators, librarians, and other advocates to discuss the power of literature and the importance of freely accessing and reading books.

Please note that this is a BYOB event: Bring Your Own Book.

Wednesday, January 25, 2023
3:00 PM – 6:00 PM PT

For more information about the event, speakers, and to register, visit Let Utah Read’s event page.


January 25
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm


Utah State Capitol
350 State St
Salt lake City, UT 84103 United States
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