Sunday, February 1, 2009
Wow! What an honor to be on this list. Way cool.
South Fort Myers High School will celebrate the 20th Annual African American Read-
In. The event, which is the fourth at South Fort Myers High, is scheduled for 7:45 a.m.-
1:45 p.m. Monday, February 2nd in the school’s media center.
The African-American Read-In is sponsored annually by the National Council for
Teachers of English (NCTE) and has been endorsed by the International Reading
Association. Organizations around the country gather people together to listen to
material written by African-American writers.
This is the fourth year that South Fort Myers High has sponsored the event for the
student body. Throughout the day students will hear works written by such great writers
as Langston Hughes, Maya Angelou, Sharon Draper, Alice Walker, Alex Haley, Dr.
Martin Luther King, Jr. and many others.