The Center for Black Literature at Medgar Evers College, CUNY, and The Center for Arts & Culture at Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration Corporation presented a literary salon with Okey Ndibe, author of Foreign Gods, Inc., Arrows of Rain, and the forthcoming Never Look an American in the Eye, and Imbolo Mbue, author of Behold the Dreamers.
2017 National Black Writers Conference Biennial Symposium “Our Miss Brooks: A Centennial Celebration”
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, […]
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 […]