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Film, Video Rhode Island: Layla's Happiness

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  • Rhode Island: Layla's Happiness


  • Listen to members of Congress read from their favorite books for young people in "Read Around the States." Each video includes an interview with the author, in association with an affiliate of the Library of Congress Center for the Book. Sen. Jack Reed of Rhode Island reads from "Layla's Happiness" by Mariahadessa Ekere Tallie. Kate Lentz, director of the Rhode Island Center for the Book, interviews Mariahadessa Ekere Tallie.

Event Date

  • June 29, 2021

Running Time

  • 13 minutes 32 seconds

Online Format

  • video
  • image
  • online text

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