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Black History Month Literary Jazz Brunch 2020

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Dooky Chase Restaurant

2301 Orleans Avenue

New Orleans, LA 70119

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The Ivory and Cream Affair is back!

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The Literary Jazz Brunch: An Ivory and Cream Affair is the signature event of the Black History Month New Orleans Literary Weekend, where we showcase published, self-published, local and independent authors, as well as introduce young adults to a whole new literary world while exposing them to a part of Black History beyond what they learn in school. Check out just some of what we have in store for you!

o Hosted by WBOK's Oliver "OT" Thomas

o Guest speaker: Minister Bobbye Mathews, Franklin Avenue Baptist Church

o Live music by Strate Notes Jazz Band.

o 8th and 9th Grade Essay Contest Winners!

o Special appearance by national bestselling author Brian W. Smith

o 10 featured local and national authors:

Aston R. Williams -- The Righteous Seeds: 7 Principles Towards Success

Kesh Nicole -- Every Goodbye Ain't Always Forever (1-2), A Family Affair, A Beautiful Symphonie, Broken Empire (1-3)

LaTracey Drux -- 10k in 10 days for Black Authors, 100 things every black author needs to do NOW

Diana Riley -- Cooking on Purpose, Grace at the Kitchen Table

Rosalind Armstrong-Woodfox -- My Story, My Testimony, My Deliverance

Teriece Reynolds -- Live, Learn, Love: With an Open Heart Life,  Lessons on Cultivating Healthy and Meaningful Relationships

Raymond Manson -- Bamzybaby's First day of school

Vanessa J Ross -- A Mother's Journey Through Her Daughter's Eyez

Portia A. Cosby -- The Disgruntled Wives Club, It's Complicated, & F.I.R.E. Reignited

Shelia Goss -- The Joneses, The Aftermath

Jae Henderson -- Where Do We Go From Here, Where Do We Go From Here II, From Here to There, and Husband Wanted

So put on your best ivory or cream outfit and join us for an upscale literary experience! VIP options available!

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Dooky Chase Restaurant

2301 Orleans Avenue

New Orleans, LA 70119

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