WORD! A Caribbean Book Fest


WORD! – A Caribbean Book Fest

Sunday, June 8, 2014.  2:00 – 8:00pm

Medgar Evers College, 1650 Bedford Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11225
718-783-8345 / 718-270-6917 / 718-270-6218 /
WORD! (5x7) Front - NandiWORD! – Business
Getting published.  Getting noticed.
Avril Ashton – Secret Cravings Publishing, Ashton Franklin – Franklin & Franklin Publishing; Johanna Ingalls – Akashic Books; Ron Kavanaugh, Mosaic Literary Magazine
WORD! – Youth
Books and stories for all ages from tots to teens; and Open Mic
Chen Chin (Jamaica), Joanne Skerrett (Dominica), CJ Farley (Jamaica), Kellie Magnus (Jamaica), Carol Ottley-Mitchell (St. Kitts – Nevis), Clyde Viechweg (Grenada); Ibi Zoboi (Haiti)
WORD! –  Art
Writer as visual artist/illustrator
Ricardo Cortes (Mexico), Anna Ruth Henriques (Jamaica), Deborah Jack (St. Marteen/St. Martin), Laura James (Antigua), Iyaba Mandingo (Antigua & Barbuda), Michèle Voltaire Marcellin (Haiti),
WORD! – Fiction
New Books.  New Voices.              
D C Campbell (Grenada)…

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