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American Writers Museum


September 2019

Keah Brown: The Pretty One

September 25 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
American Writers Museum, 180 N. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60601 United States
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Free – $12

Join the American Writers Museum for a conversation with Keah Brown, writer and disabled rights advocate. Brown presents her first book The Pretty One, a thoughtful, inspiring, and charming collection of essays exploring what it means to be black and disabled in a mostly able-bodied white America. In The Pretty One, Brown gives a contemporary and relatable voice to the disabled — so often portrayed as mute, weak, or isolated. With clear, fresh, and light-hearted prose, these essays explore everything…

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