20th Annual One Book, One Region Kickoff, presenting “Being Heumann” by Judith Heumann

A kickoff celebration for the book with keynote speaker Jennifer Rudolph. Rudolph is Associate Professor of Sociology at Connecticut College. Her research interests include U.S. Latino expressive cultures, Latino identity formation, transnationalism, urban studies, and teaching Spanish to heritage/native speakers. She is working on a documentary about the Latino first generation in Chicago.

TUESDAY, JUNE 28, 2022
Branford House, UConn Avery Point campus
5:00 reception
6:00-7:00 program

Book Discussions at area libraries:
Wednesday, September 7 (evening) & Thursday, September 8, 2pm - Stonington Free Library
Tuesday, September 13, 6:30pm - Groton Public Library
Wednesday, September 14, 6pm - Otis Library

Film Screening
Thursday, September 8, 6pm - Sundance Award-winning film Crip Camp – Mystic Cinemas
A Conversation with Judith Heumann
Connecticut College

As part of the One Book One Region initiative of New London County Twentieth Anniversary Celebration, Judith Heumann will visit the Connecticut College campus on September 22, 2022 to discuss her memoir and her work as a disability rights activist.  
Check back often for announcements of additional events that will be held during Summer 2022.