Ruth E. Carter: Interweaving Tradition and Imagination Through Costume Design

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Register and join us on Zoom for a special event with Ruth E. Carter, two-time Academy Award-winning costume designer. Carter made history as the first Black person to win the Academy Award for Best Costume Design (for her work in Black Panther). She received a second Academy Award for Black Panther: Wakanda Forever.She will be joined in conversation by Aisha Harris, co-host of NPR's Pop Culture Happy Hour and author of Wannabe.

Please note, this event will not be recorded for viewing at a later date. Be sure to register and attend the live presentation to enjoy the fun!

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Registration is handled by services other than Lake Forest Library. Please follow the instructions and/or use the link to complete your registration.

Please note that you must register for each date separately.

This event is on Zoom. Once you register, you will receive an email with connection info. This event is not recorded. Please plan to connect at the start time. Event times are in America/Chicago Central Time Zone.

This event is made possible by Illinois Libraries Present, a statewide collaboration among public libraries offering premier events. Illinois Libraries Present is funded in part by a grant awarded by the Illinois State Library, a Department of the Office for the Secretary of State, using funds provided by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services, under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA).