Live with Lawrence Hill Virtual Event

Feb 25, 2022

  • On Zoom

Moderated by Janine Carrington

Following the debut of Lawrence Hill’s new novel for young readers, Beatrice and Croc Harry, this live virtual conversation facilitated by children’s illustrator Janine Carrington will tackle how to share Black histories and social justice issues with children.

Lawrence Hill is the award-winning and an internationally bestselling author of eleven books of fiction and nonfiction, including The Book of Negroes, which was made into a six-part TV mini series, and The Illegal, both of which won CBC Canada Reads. Learn more about Lawrence at

Black Arts Fellow Janine Carrington is a digital artist and writer who specializes in children’s literature and comics. She proudly creates positive Black imagery for herself and other children’s authors across the diaspora. Learn more about Janine at

  • Organizer(s)
  • Elizabeth Mudenyo
  • Interm Black Arts Fellowship Coordinator

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