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Writing for Children and Young Adults Forum: Tracey Baptiste

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

Lang Cafe, Eugene Lang College 65 West 11th Street New York, NY 10011

Tracey Baptiste is a New York Times bestselling author best known for the acclaimed middle grade novels The Jumbies and The Rise of the Jumbies. A third in the Jumbies series, The Jumbie God's Revenge will be released in Fall 2019. She has also written Minecraft: The Crash as well as eleven other fiction and nonfiction books for children, and contributed to three anthologies including the adult horror anthology Sycorax's Daughters which was short-listed for the Bram Stoker award in 2018. Her story for that anthology, titled “Ma Laja” was listed as one of the best short stories of 2018. She can be reached via her website at Find her on Twitter @traceybaptiste and on Instagram @traceybaptistewrites. Caron Levis, Faculty, Creative Writing, moderator.

Sponsored by the Creative Writing Program

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Author Readings and Discussions


General Public


Writing and Literature


Schools of Public Engagement, Creative Writing Program




Free to all.

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