NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. -- Students and visiting authors honored late author E.L. Doctorow at the inaugural Authors Out Loud event at New Rochelle High School
This New Rochelle Fund for Educational Excellence program concluded a weeks-long writing initiative and introduced students to distinguished authors who are alumni of New Rochelle High School.
The visitors included: Colin Hagendorf '01 ("Slice Harvester: A Memoir In Pizza); Rachel Vail '84 (author of more than 30 books including, "Unfriended, If We Kiss, and Kiss Me Again,"); Allen Paul Weaver III '92 ("Speedsuit Powers Trilogy").
Authors Out Loud is part of New Rochelle's E.L. Doctorow Living Legacy Initiative. It was created in partnership with:
- New Rochelle Fund for Educational Excellence’s Jeremy Scheinfeld Publishing Center
- Committee of representatives from the New Rochelle Council on the Arts
- New Rochelle Fund for Educational Excellence
- City of New Rochelle
- City Historian Barbara Davis.
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