Saturday, July 22, 2006
The 2006 Harlem Book Fair: Black Readers and Writers Unite
Repost from QBR: The Black Book Review
QBR HOSTS 8th HARLEM BOOK FAIR; OVER 50,000 EXPECTED TO ATTEND
The 8th annual Harlem Book Fair will be held on Saturday, July 22, on West 135th Street, between 5th and 7th Avenues, from 11 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Publishers, writers, literacy vendors will exhibit and author panel discussions will be televised by C-Span’s Book TV. Opening the book fair’s festivities will be the Wheatley Book Award ceremony on Friday, July 21, from 7pm to 9pm, at the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture branch of the New York Public Library.The Harlem Book Fair is free and open to the public.
Catch it all on my favorite channel - BookTV on CSPAN2