National Black Writers Conference

Posted 1.29.10

Brooklyn, NY
Event Date: 
January 1, 2099

The 2014 National Black Writers Conference was held from March 27 to March 30 at Medgar Evers College in New York City. The conference featured author readings, panels, and roundtable discussions on the theme of “Black Writers Reconstruct-ing the Master Narrative.” The conference honored poets Quincy Troupe and Derek Walcott; fiction writers Maryse Condé and Walter Mosley; and the late writer and historian Margaret Burroughs. The cost of the conference was $65 ($30 for students, faculty, and seniors). Registration was available prior to the conference and on-site. Visit the website for more information.

Contact Information: 

National Black Writers Conference, Center for Black Literature, Medgar Evers College, City University of New York, 1650 Bedford Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11225. (718) 270-4811.