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September 14 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
This program is being offered virtually through Zoom. In order to participate and receive the Zoom link, you must register here or by emailing email@example.com
with Carla Stillwagon, Kiersten Gallagher & Erin Price
Welcome to “Read with Smith Center,” a community of book lovers diving in to current and relevant book material.
For our September session, we will be reading The Cancer Journals by poet and activist Audre Lorde.
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We will discuss the entire book (96 pages) during the session. Please join us for a lively discussion, no matter how much or little of the book you have read.
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Read with Smith Center will meet Monthly on the 1st Tuesday from 12:00-1:00pm.
- September 14 (The Cancer Journals by Audre Lorde)
- October 5 (Nana and the Bushwoman by Dr. B. K. Edmond)
- November 2 (TBD)
- December 7 (TBD)
About Carla Stillwagon
Carla serves as the Cancer Support Program & Retreat Coordinator at Smith Center. During her time at the center, Carla has been inspired to further develop her commitment to the arts and their invaluable role in healing and community. She is excited to share her favorite pastime, reading, in this group and hopes to hear all about your favorite things to read!
About Kiersten Gallagher
As the Cancer Support Program Director, Kiersten fully believes that through the arts we can expand our perspectives and explore new fulfilling ways of being. She invites you to make our space your own refuge, to circumvent your daily routine to spark creativity, to take time for introspection, and draw outside the lines.
About Erin Price, LICSW, OSW-C
Erin serves as Smith Center’s Director of Young Adult and Psychosocial Support Programs. She is trained in Integrative Patient Navigation, a Project LEAD graduate, and holds a Masters in Social Work. A seven-year breast cancer survivor, Erin is passionate about providing support and community to other cancer survivors, especially young adults. She works with Smith Center’s DC Young Adult Cancer Community and is also actively involved in the cancer community through Young Survival Coalition, Critical Mass, the Georgetown Breast Cancer Advocates, National Breast Cancer Coalition, and the DC Cancer Action Partnership.