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Tracy Swinton Bailey

Tracy Swinton Bailey earned a Ph.D. in Education with a specialization in Language and Literacy at the University of South Carolina in 2013. She began her career as a high school English instructor, and went on to found Freedom Readers, an after-school and summer literacy program that was designed and implemented to support families in low-income areas and assist children in achieving their academic goals in reading. She is married to award-winning writer, Issac J. Bailey, and is the mother of two children.

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5015 Connecticut Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20008

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Interabang Books - Virtual Event - Talk, Q&A

5600 Lovers Lane #142
Dallas, TX 75209

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Vroman's Bookstore - Virtual Event - Talk, Q&A

695 E. Colorado Blvd
Pasadena, CA 91101

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American Humanist Association - Virtual Event - Talk, Q&A


Washington, DC

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Women & Children First - Virtual Event - Talk, Q&A

5233 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60640

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Georgia Center for the Book - Virtual Event - Talk, Q&A

215 Sycamore St
Decatur, GA 30030

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Town Hall Seattle - Virtual Event - Talk, Q&A


Seattle, WA

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Lifelong Learning Lecture Series - Virtual Event - Talk, Q&A


Providence, RI