Chapel Hill Magazine July/August 2022

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Writers for Readers 2022


Orange Literacy held its annual fundraiser on May 15 in the Forest Theatre. Former Durham City Council member Pierce Freelon, a Grammynominated musician and author, read from his new book “Daddy-Daughter Day,” which was followed by a book signing. Orange Literacy distributed free copies of the book to young audience members. Fellow Grammy nominee Rissi Palmer, also from Durham, joined Pierce on stage for a musical performance. Photography by Belawal Ahmed CHM

1 Attendees Imani McLaughlin, Oliver McLaughlin and Gloria McLaughlin. 2 Board President Jon Jester, attendees David Routh, Anna Routh Barzin and Jenny Routh. 3 Country singer Rissi Palmer and Orange Literacy Executive Director Alice Denson. 4 Talia Sherer, Writers for Readers chair Susan Brown, author and singer Pierce Freelon and John Sherer.

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