WABE

Clayton County Public Schools To Host Face-To-Face Classes; Free99Fridge Continues To Provide Food Amid Pandemic; Atlanta-based Author Discusses Her New Book, “Island Queen’

Clayton County Public Schools To Host Face-To-Face Classes; Free99Fridge Continues To Provide Food Amid Pandemic; Atlanta-based Author Discusses Her New Book, “Island Queen’

For many local school districts, summer break is coming to an end, and students are gearing up to return to school for the new school year. Clayton County Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Morcease Beasley returns to “Closer Look” to discuss his district’s back-to-school plans.Latisha Springer, the founder Free99Fridge, reflects on how her local mutual aid initiative has expanded to feed more families and individuals across metro Atlanta amid the pandemic. Plus, Vanessa Riley, an Atlanta-based award-winning author, discusses plans for her latest historical fiction novel, “Island Queen,”  to be adapted into a film. See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duration: 49 min

Release Date:

Share part or all of the audio of this episode