Mark Your Calendar For Our 2023 Awards Ceremony September 28, Nestled In Cleveland Book Week



Great Lakes African American Writers Conference: Pearl Cleage Keynote

Hear award-winning novelist and playwright Pearl Cleage keynote this multi-day writers’ conference, now in its third year. Join the full virtual conference to meet literary creatives from throughout the Great Lakes
region. Learn from and network with influential publishing industry professionals, including noted agent Kima Jones from Los Angeles and Brandi Larsen, a former Penguin Random House executive, who will discuss engaging the big five publishers.