The Nightlife of Jacuzzi Gaskett Book Launch

Whiting Award-winning author Brontez Purnell presents a reading and Q&A of his first children’s book, The Nightlife of Jacuzzi Gaskett. He will discuss his new book and his leap into children’s literature and how he translates his aesthetic into writing for an entirely new audience. The illustrator, Elise R. Peterson, will join him for the discussion on art and activism in book publishing.