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Book to Film: Disney's Queen of Katwe

Thursday, March 28, 2019 -
1:30pm to 4:00pm

This wonderful book, "Queen of Katwe" ,that made it to film, is "the colorful true story of a young girl selling corn on the streets of rural Uganda whose world rapidly changes when she is introduced to the game of chess, and, as a result of the support she receives from her family and community, is instilled with the confidence and determination she needs to pursue her dream of becoming an international chess champion." We'll watch the film and afterwards, compare it to the book. women1 jpl50

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Jacksonville Public Library