Author Panel: Heart Wisdom in These Difficult Times

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Author Panel: Heart Wisdom in These Difficult Times

June 10, 2020 @ 4:30 pm 5:30 pm EDT

During this crisis people need all the support they can get. Mango Press wants to share the wisdom of its authors. “Wisdom from the Heart” is a panel discussion which includes four authors who will share tips and practices for self-care, love, compassion, and connection. The authors will also take questions from the audience.

Aundrea Kelley, co-author of “Seven Sisters and a Brother: Friendship Resistance and Untold Truths Behind Black Student Activism in the 1960s” is passionate about civic engagement and public policy as tools for justice.   

Marilyn Allman Maye, Ed. D, is an educator, leader, and advocate for high-quality teaching and learning, for children and adults, especially in mathematics and especially in communities of color. She is  co-author of “Seven Sisters and a Brother: Friendship Resistance and Untold Truths Behind Black Student Activism in the 1960s”   

Eileen Campbell, author of “The Woman’s Book of Hope: Meditations for Passion, Power and Promise,” is  an  inspirational writer, wellbeing expert, and gardener of the soul. 

Sherry Richert Belul, author of “Say it Now: 33 Creative Ways to Say I Love You to the Most Important People in Your Life,” is founder of Simply Celebrate, a business dedicated to helping people live colorful, connected, creative lives of love and appreciation. 

Cover of Seven Sisters and a Brother

Seven Sisters and A Brother

Friendship, Resistance, and Untold Truths Behind Black Student Activism in the 1960s

#1 New Release in 1960s History of the U.S. and 2020 Finalist Sarton Women’s Literary Award for Nonfiction with Special Recognition

The Story Behind an Unsung Event in the Civil Rights Movement

“Over eight days, eight students sparked change that defined their lives, changed an institution and fueled a movement that continues today.” ─Alberto Ibargüen, President and CEO of the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation and former publisher of The Miami Herald and El Nuevo Herald

Fighting injustice and racism. This narrative tells the story of seven women and one man at the heart of a black power sit-in protesting decreased enrollment and hiring of African Americans at Swarthmore College, and demanding an African American Studies curriculum. The book, written by the former students themselves, includes autobiographical chapters providing a view into the lives of young people during the Civil Rights era.

the woman’s book of hope

Meditations for Passion, Power, and Promise

Restore your optimism. There seems to be a never-ending supply of bad news in our world today, making us feel lost, anxious, and hopeless. But inspirational writer Eileen Campbell is here to remind us that we must not give up hope—because hope is what transforms the world. By clinging to hope, we regain a sense of control in our lives and remember that we are in control.

Say It now

33 Ways To Say I LOVE YOU To the Most Important People In Your Life

Inspiration when the words are hard: Sometimes it’s difficult to find the right way to say “I love you” to the people you appreciate the most in life. The emotions are there, but the words don’t come. Say It Now shows you how to put your feelings into words—and actions, too. From activities that take just a minute, to love letters, joy jars, tribute videos, surprise parties, and more, this book helps you celebrate the most important people in your life.