Join us Saturday, March 14 for a post-show conversation with Amanda Gazin and Maya Escobar.

Amanda Gazin and Maya Escobar are both children/teen librarians for Cambridge Public Library.  Maya has been in the teen room at the main branch for many years and is a graduate of CRLS.  Amanda is in the Children’s room in the Central Square Branch. 

Their talk will focus on the importance of showcasing books that tell compelling narratives about characters of color who have agency over their story.

Maya Escobar is the Teen Services Librarian for the Cambridge Public Library

Amanda Gazin is the Youth Services Librarian at the Central Square Branch of the Cambridge Public Library. Amanda holds degrees in English Literature, Elementary Education, and Library Science. She has been with the library for 20 years, all at the Central Square Branch.