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National Black Writers Conference Biennial Symposium 2019 & Tribute to Ntozake Shange: “Playwrights and Screenwriters at the Crossroads”

Center for Black Literature at Medgar Evers College, CUNY

Saturday, March 23, 2019 from 11:00 AM to 7:00 PM (EDT)

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2018 National Black Writers Conference Biennial Symposium

& Tribute to Ntozake Shange

“Playwrights and Screenwriters at the Crossroads” 

Saturday, March 23, 2019


Symposium: 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. (Registration Opens at 10:30 AM)

Founders Auditorium -Medgar Evers College, CUNY- 1650 Bedford Avenue (Bedford Building)

Reception: 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.   TBA

   

Admission for Symposium- [Does not include the reception.]

General Donation: $20

Student/ Senior/ Faculty (with ID): $5 

Free for Medgar Evers College, CUNY Students (with ID)

Evening Reception Donation: $20

The theme of the 2019 National Black Writers Conference Biennial Symposium, “Playwrights and Screenwriters at the Crossroads,” centers on some of the challenges, subjects, and processes for getting the published written word from one medium to the other. The program will also focus on how racial politics influence not only literary writing but also playwriting and screenwriting. The 2019 NBWC Biennial Symposium is free to Medgar Evers College students.

Email: writers@mec.cuny.edu

Website: www.centerforblackliterature.org

 

www.centerforblackliterature.org

Phone: 718-804-8883

Have questions about National Black Writers Conference Biennial Symposium 2019 & Tribute to Ntozake Shange: “Playwrights and Screenwriters at the Crossroads”? Contact Center for Black Literature at Medgar Evers College, CUNY

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Founders Auditorium
Medgar Evers College, CUNY
1650 Bedford Avenue
Brooklyn , New York 11225

Saturday, March 23, 2019 from 11:00 AM to 7:00 PM (EDT)


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Center for Black Literature at Medgar Evers College, CUNY

Spearheaded by Dr. Brenda M. Greene, the Center for Black Literature at Medgar Evers College builds on the tradition and legacy of the National Black Writers Conference and serves as a voice, mecca, and resource for black writers and the general public to study the literature of people from the African Diaspora. It is the only Center devoted to this in the country.

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