All library locations will be closed on Monday, May 25th, for Memorial Day. On Tuesday, May 26th, all library locations will be closed except for the Main Library, African American Museum and Library at Oakland, and the Brookfield and Eastmont Branches.
Writing and Publishing Panel
Join local writers for a discussion about writing and publishing. Writers will share their work and then talk about their process of publishing. Various publishing options such as self-publishing, electronic publishing, and publishing with alternative and small presses will be covered. The writers on the panel are:
Lucy Jane Bledsoe, who's most recent novel is The Big Bang Symphony. Her most recent story is "The Found Child," available electronically from Shebooks.
Cedric Brown produces creative work across a variety of media -- visual, written and performative. He has recently self-published two books, Eyes of Water and Stone and Growing Up Archie.
Ericka Lutz is the author of the novel The Edge of Maybe and seven non-fiction books, and her short fiction and creative nonfiction has appeared in numerous books, anthologies, and journals.
Renee Swindle's novel Please Please Please was an Essence Magazine/Blackboard bestseller. Her second novel Shake Down the Stars earned top reviews. Her latest novel A Pinch of Ooh La La, will be released August 5th.