dc1968

curated project commemorating the 50th anniversary of 1968 in dc

dedicated to bobby r. hale
imbolo mbue wins pen/faulkner fiction award

imbolo mbue wins pen/faulkner fiction award

PEN/Faulkner Foundation announced today that Imbolo Mbue is the winner of the 37th Annual PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction for her debut novel, Behold the Dreamers. The book explores a Cameroonian immigrant's experience living in the U.S.  

Mbue will receive the award on 6 May 2017 at the Folger Shakespeare Library here in DC.  Tickets are $100.  For more information about attending award ceremony, click here.

For information about Mbue, check out her website here.  For information about Behold the Dreamers, click here.

Photo of Mbue by Kiriko Sano and retrieved from Mbue's website.  

whur radio crowdsourcing melvin lindsey celebration

whur radio crowdsourcing melvin lindsey celebration

a conversation with youth of color this saturday

a conversation with youth of color this saturday