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October 2014: Alecia visits Calloway and Murray Middle Schools
Murray State's Office of Regional Outreach, Town & Gown, the Calloway Co. Public Library, and the Community Education Advisory Council made it possible for local middle school students to hear from Kentucky author Alecia Whitaker.
October 2013: Elementary Librarian: An Insider’s Guide to Author Visits
A podcast where Alecia is interviewed about her life as a small town girl turned big city author as well as ways librarians can help make school author visits amazing.
September 2013: Alecia visits Royal Spring Middle School and Royal Spring Library
Alecia shared insight with students about how to become a writer, read excerpts from the book, and held a Q&A.
March 2013: Alecia visits Corbin High School
Alecia has visited twice, enthusiastically sharing about her first novel, The Queen of Kentucky.
May 2012: Alecia visits Mark Twain IS 239
Alecia visited this creative writing focused school in Coney Island and was blown away by their enthusiasm as the classroom read along with her during her presentation!