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Join WETA for a Live Twitter Event

Do you enjoy reading? Do you enjoy talking about your favorite novels? Celebrate the PBS initiative The Great American Read by discussing America’s Most Loved Novel with other fans on social media. Click to view the top 100 list here, and vote for your favorite novel here .


You’re welcomed whenever you’re watching, but starting at 8pm Eastern time, WETA and Washington, D.C.-area experts will be joining the national Twitter conversation.

Tag your posts with the hashtag #GreatReadPBS and track the feed using your own favorite aggregator.


WHAT: A live Twitter discussion for The Great American Read (#GreatReadPBS)

WHEN: Tuesdays, September 11 – October 23, 2018, starting at 8pm ET on WETA TV26

WHERE:  Twitter, using the hashtag #GreatReadPBS

TOPICS: The Great American Read, voting for favorite novels, and the enjoyment of literature and reading

WHO:  WETA (@wetatvfm); booksellers Politics & Prose (@PoliticsProse) and Busboys and Poets (@busboysandpoets); author and American University literature professor Dolen Perkins-Valdez (@dolen) – and YOU! 

RSVP: Please follow and be followed (on Twitter, of course!) by other #GreatReadPBS tweeters

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