Streets of Philly: Book Talk and Signing with Author George J. Amonitti

Tuesday, May 21, 2019 // 2:00 pm

Sullivan Hall: Blockson Collection -- 1330 W. Polett Walk, Philadelphia, PA 19122

photograph of author George Amonitti

Join us at the Blockson Collection for a conversation and book signing with George J. Amonitti, author of Streets of Philly.

Streets of Philly is an autobiography of a boy growing up in Philadelphia. As he avoids the pitfalls of apathy toward education, drugs, and crime, he ultimately overcomes overwhelming odds to achieve his lifelong dream of a medical career. The book is filled with humor, travel, arts, romance, tragedy, and, finally, triumph.

Regsitration requested. 

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Charles L. Blockson Collection