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Black Authors Speak!

Hosted by Monroe County History Center

Join the Monroe County History Center at a festival showcasing African American writers.

July 17
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm EDT
Monroe County History Center
202 E. Sixth St.
Bloomington, IN 47408

Event Details

Black Authors Speak! returns with an outdoor showcase on the lawn of the Monroe County History Center on July 17. African American writers of all ages will share their talent through short readings and performances, and attendees will have the opportunity to engage in conversation with them.

Featured authors include:

  • Charlie Nelms
  • Gladys DeVane
  • Jakobi Williams
  • Jacinda Townsend-Gides
  • Amrita Myers

For more information on the authors and event, follow https://monroehistory.org/events/black-authors-speak, email education@monroehistory.org or call 812.332.2517.

This program received support from an Indiana Humanities Action Grant.