The 2019 National Black Writers Conference Biennial Symposium was held on March 23 at Medgar Evers College in Brooklyn, New York. The symposium featured panel discussions, a townhall meeting, and readings for Black writers. This year’s theme was “Playwrights and Screenwriters at the Crossroads.” Participating writers included fiction writers Ifa Bayeza and Ladee Hubbard and playwrights Keith Josef Adkins, Amina Henry, and Aurin Squire. The cost of the conference was $20 ($5 for students, faculty, and seniors). Onsite registration was also available. Visit the website for more information.
National Black Writers Conference Biennial Symposium, Center for Black Literature, Medgar Evers College, City University of New York, 1650 Bedford Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11225.