Joyce's Featured Topics:
Joyce Carol Thomas' "Is She Pretty?" emphasizes How to Grade Your Self-Esteem, and is designed for both males and females. Includes a signing of the 25th anniversary editions of Marked by Fire and Crowning Glory.
- "Engaging Students Through the Art of Storytelling" includes how to tell your own story and improve your presentation skills. With Joyce's techniques, you'll be well on your way to becoming a storytelling star.
- "Loving Writing" includes an emphasis on showing you how to begin writing a book with everlasting readership appeal.
- "Exploring the Art of Writing and How to Laugh your Way to Great Grades" emphasizes the importance of incorporating laughter into all aspects of your life.
More of Joyce's Topics:
"Stories About Being Young in America" (featured book: A Gathering of Flowers)
"Thinking First Before We Act" (featured book: Six Fools)
"Healing the Heart and Soul" (featured book: A Mother’s Heart)
"Story of a Black Community" (featured books: Marked By Fire, I Have Heard of a Land, House of Light)
"Honoring Your Elders" (featured books: Marked By Fire, Bright Shadow, The Golden Pasture)
"Bonding Generations Together" (featured book: The Golden Pasture)
"Funny, Spooky Stories" (featured books: The Skull Talks Back, The Three Witches)
"Valuing the Past and the Present" (featured book: The Golden Pasture)
"How to Gentle Your Child to Sleep" (featured book: Hush Songs)
"Using Poems to Explore African-American Themes" (featured book: Brown Honey in Broomwheat Tea)
"Celebrating Moments in Life that Form the Unique Bond Between Mother and Daughter" (featured book: A Mother’s Heart)
"A Lullaby of a Poem Read at Bedtime" (featured book: Joy)
"How African-Americans Celebrate Worship Through Dance and Music" (featured book: Shouting)
"Understanding Your Values by Understanding Your Past" (featured book: Water Girl)
"Bringing Books to K-12 Schools and Libraries"
Joyce's standard honorarium ranges from $1,500 to $3,000 plus expenses (travel, hotel, meals). When approprate, she can adjust her honorarium to meet the budgetary requirements of your school or organization. Please feel free to inquire regarding your specific needs.
All engagements include a question-and-answer session and book signing with Joyce.
Schedule your speaking engagement with Joyce today!
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