Celebrate Black History Month with SVWC

Celebrate Black History Month with SVWC


February is Black History Month, and at SVWC we are celebrating the important contributions of Black authors to past Conferences and to the literary world as a whole. Click the links below to watch or listen to these incredible talks:

Kwame Anthony Appiah: The Lies That Bind: Identity in Our Age (2019)

Edwidge Danticat: Literary Immigration (2018)

Terrance Hayes: A Poetry Reading (2018)

John Lewis: My Country, My Story (2014)

Julie Lythcott-Haims: Real American: Becoming Whole (2019)

Imbolo Mbue: The Books That Made Me a Writer (2017)

Roger Wilkins: Bearing Witness (2002)


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