The year 2017 marks the centennial of the birth of Gwendolyn Brooks, a formidable literary figure and a lifelong chronicler of Black life in America who expressed Black experiences in America with her artistic, courageous, and politically charged poetry and prose.
14th National Black Writers Conference Gathering at the Waters: Healing, Legacy, and Activism in Black Literature Note: Program participants and schedule are subject to change. Register now! 2018 National Black Writers Conference Schedule Planned […]
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How do African writers, at home and abroad, navigate the challenges of material, audience, and more in a rapidly shrinking world? With Maaza Mengiste, Peter Kimani, and Mona Eltahawy. Moderated by Andy Tepper. (For more information click […]