A friend of mine told me about Black Love Matters. I am excited to attend as one of the most prolific writers of African American romance discusses this topic See below for details.
Black Love Matters: Beverly Jenkins and the radicalization of the American Historical Romance.
About this Event:
Who: Open to the public who have registered.
When: Saturday, February 20, 2021 from 5:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m.
Where: Zoom. Link will be emailed out to registered participants 24 hours before the event.
Host: The Virginia G. Piper Center for Creative Writing at Arizons State’s Desert Nights, Rising Stars Conference~
About the Author:
Beverly Jenkins is the recipient of the 2017 Romance Writers of America Nora Roberts Lifetime Achievement Award, as well as the 2016 Romantic Times Reviewers’ Choice Award for historical romance. She has been nominated for the NAACP Image Award in Literature, was featured both in the documentary “Love Between the Covers” and on CBS Sunday Morning. Since the publication of Night Song in 1994, she has been leading the charge for inclusive romance, and has been a constant darling of reviewers, fans, and her peers alike, garnering accolades for her work from the likes of The Wall Street Journal, People Magazine, and NPR.