Book Events: Fairs, Festivals, and Conferences (2024 and 2025)
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Meet some of your favorite authors of fiction, history, memior, poetry, children's literature, politics, mystery and more.Learn more about Literary Hill BookFest on AALBC.com.
1215 U St NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20009
Named for literary geniuses, Zora Neale Hurston and Richard Wright, the Hurston/Wright Foundation was founded in 1990. Hurston/Wright was established to be a resource center for training and a gateway to ensure the unique experience and voice of African Americans in literature.
The Hurston/Wright Foundation is a literary education institution committed to the development, dissemination and preservation of literature with a focus on the contributions of African American writers. By preserving and honoring African Americans in literature, the Foundation ensures this vital part of American literature will continue to remain available to all readers.
The Hurston/Wright Foundation serves aspiring and emerging writers, published authors, readers and supporters of Black literature. Hurston/Wright programs, awards, special events and literary resources aim to impact the literature community and those who contribute to the enrichment of it.Learn more about Hurston/Wright Legacy Awards on AALBC.com.
2714 Georgia Ave NW, Washington, District of Columbia
Dates: Friday, December 15, 2023 to Sunday, December 17, 2023
Website: Magical Mirrors Book Fair
Magical Mirrors Children’s Book Fair features books full of images and imaginations of children of the African Diaspora.
Mark your calendars for the 18th Library of Congress National Book Festival, Saturday, Sept. 1, at the Washington Convention Center. Follow the excitement via our hashtag, #NatBookFest.Learn more about Library of Congress National Book Festival on AALBC.com.