SEPT 21 | Marking Time: Art in the Age of Mass Incarceration with Nicole Fleetwood and Elizabeth Hinton

SEPT 22 | Audre Lorde: Radical Care and Political Warfare with Roxane Gay, Tracy K. Smith, Mahogany L. Browne, and Salamishah Tillet

Image from the Carl Van Vechten Collection

SEPT 23 | 250 Years of African American Poetry - The Collected Poems of Sterling A. Brown with Cornelius Eady, Brian Gilmore, JoAnne McFarland, Laura Dennis, and Brent Hayes Edwards

SEPT 24 | Award Winning Author Jacqueline Woodson with

Levar Burton 

SEPT 24 | The Black Flamingo: Dean Atta with Emil Wilbekin

SEPT 24 | Back to School with Black Comics and Graphic Novels

SEPT 24 | Every Body Looking by Candice Iloh,
In conversation with Mahogany L. Browne

SEPT 26 | Langston Hughes Stage

SEPT 26 | Zora Neale Hurston Stage

SEPT 26 | Nella Larsen Stage

515 Malcolm X Boulevard (135th St and Malcolm X Blvd)

New York, NY, 10037

The Schomburg Center Literary Festival

is generously sponsored by

the New York Life Foundation and Deutsche Bank Americas Foundation