Baari Shabazz will be presenting at the Writing Outside the Fence Poetry Reading on Tuesday, May 26 at the Enoch Pratt Free Library . The event will take place in the Poe Room between 6 PM and 8 PM.
Baari is the co-author of BhB’s FOR COLORED GUYS WHO HAVE GONE BEYOND SUICIDE AND FOUND NO RAINBOW, which is now in its 4th printing and is also available as an eBook.
Shirley J. Brewer will be holding poetry workshop classes at Passager every Saturday in June from 10 AM to 12 PM. This workshop will be a great opportunity to interact with other poetry enthusiasts, flex your poetic muscles and develop your skills with Shirley’s help. Click here for further details and information on how to sign up.
Despite vigorous competition, BhB’s Apple of Sodom, by Mary Hoffman, has won Honorable Mention in the General Fiction category at the 2015 Beach Book Festival. You can check out the complete list of winners here. Congratulations Mary!
BrickHouse Books is proud to have been part of the twelfth annual CityLit Festival on May 2. It took place at the Enoch Pratt Free Library and was the only event in the city that day not to have been canceled due to the rally at City Hall. http://citylitproject.org/index.cfm?page=news&newsid=157
BhB had a table and our own Clarinda Harriss read a poem as part of the panel honoring Michael Salcman’s new anthology, POETRY IN MEDICINE.
Click here to listen to podcasts from the festival.