Angie Thomas

Author
Participates in 9 items
Angie Thomas was born, raised, and still resides in Jackson, Mississippi as indicated by her accent. She is a former teen rapper whose greatest accomplishment was an article about her in Right-On Magazine with a picture included. She holds a BFA in Creative Writing from Belhaven University and an unofficial degree in Hip Hop. She can also still rap if needed. She is an inaugural winner of the Walter Dean Myers Grant 2015, awarded by We Need Diverse Books. Her award-winning, acclaimed debut novel, The Hate U Give, is a #1 New York Times bestseller and major motion picture from Fox 2000, starring Amandla Stenberg and directed by George Tillman, Jr. Her second novel, On the Come Up, is on sale now.

Sessions in which Angie Thomas participates

Friday 9 August, 2019

Time Zone: CDT/(GMT-06:00) Central Time (US & Canada)
11:30 AM
11:30 AM
Maureen Johnson
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Says Who
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Proma Khosla
Moderator
Mashable
Entertainment Reporter
Becky Albertalli
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Angie Thomas
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Julie Murphy
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12:45 PM
12:45 PM
3:15 PM
3:15 PM
Melissa Anelli
Moderator
Mischief Management
CEO
Becky Albertalli
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Angie Thomas
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Nic Stone
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Julie Murphy
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Saturday 10 August, 2019

Time Zone: CDT/(GMT-06:00) Central Time (US & Canada)
10:15 AM
10:15 AM
Gwendolyn Boniface
Moderator
Mischief Management
Programming Manager
Angie Thomas
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Nic Stone
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Mark Oshiro
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Anger is a Gift
Author
Mackenzi Lee
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12:45 PM
12:45 PM
Maureen Johnson
Moderator
Says Who
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Becky Albertalli
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Nic Stone
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Angie Thomas
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Hafsah Faizal
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Mackenzi Lee
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3:15 PM
3:15 PM
Proma Khosla
Moderator
Mashable
Entertainment Reporter
Hafsah Faizal
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Angie Thomas
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Nic Stone
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Mark Oshiro
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Anger is a Gift
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4:30 PM
4:30 PM

Sunday 11 August, 2019

Time Zone: CDT/(GMT-06:00) Central Time (US & Canada)
11:30 AM
11:30 AM
Mark Oshiro
Moderator
Anger is a Gift
Author
Justin A. Reynolds
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Mackenzi Lee
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Angie Thomas
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2:00 PM
2:00 PM