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Stowe Center Presenting Social Justice Awards

Stowe Center Presenting Social Justice Awards

The annual Stowe Prize Award presentation will take place at a Big Tent Jubilee on Thursday, June 2, at 6 p.m., on the grounds of the Harriet Beecher Stowe Center, 77 Forest St., Hartford, following a free panel discussion from 3 to 5:30 p.m. at Immanuel Congregational Church, 10 Woodland St., Hartford.

The event, which awards writing that promotes social justice, will honor University of Virginia student Martese Johnson and high school student Nina Sachs, of Chicago, who are this year's Student Stowe Prize winners.

Andrew Aydin, co-author with U.S. Rep. John Lewis of Georgia of the best-selling graphic memoir series about the civil rights movement, "March," will...

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