Black Writers Weekend


VIRTUAL- July 23- Aug 8, 2024
IN PERSON - AUGUST 1 - 4, 2024

A LIT Experience

Embark on a unique literary journey at Black Writers Weekend, a one-of-a-kind gathering that connects you intimately with beloved authors, esteemed screenwriters, and luminaries from the worlds of film and TV. Dive into a dynamic Lit Crawl, navigating through a myriad of events brimming with live discussions, readings, movie viewings, and social gatherings. Connect with influential artists as they delve into the narratives and motivations behind their creative endeavors.

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BWW News

William F. Spivey Awarded The AAMBC “I Am Creative” Grant
The African American on the Move Book Club (AAMBC) is thrilled to announce that William F. Spivey, an accomplished author...
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2023 Black Writers Weekend Contest Winner
BookLogix is pleased to announce the winner of its contest for Black Writers Weekend 2023 is Alida Davis-Abdullah. Her book,...
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A LIT Experience

A celebration of creativity, culture, and community, offering you the chance to witness live readings that will transport you, electrifying parties that will ignite your spirit, captivating movie screenings that will leave you spellbound, and enlightening masterclasses that will deepen your appreciation for the craft. Black Writers Weekend is meticulously crafted for creative souls and culture enthusiasts alike, promising an unforgettable journey into the magic of storytelling and creativity. Join us for a weekend that transcends the ordinary, a celebration that echoes with the voices of diverse storytellers, and an experience that resonates with the power of community.


Black Writers Weekend provides a range of ticket options, featuring numerous free events accessible to the public, along with opportunities for writers seeking networking, self-promotion, and learning, as well as for readers and movie enthusiasts eager to meet their favorite creatives. Click to discover which pass suits your interests!

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