CBC: Day for Educators and Parents-Saturday, September 18th

Congressional Black Caucus Foundation
Author Pavilion 2010
Washington, DC Convention Center, Exhibit Hall E – Booth 107

Presented by The Renaissance Group, The Hurston Wright Foundation, Howard University and hosted by Patrick Oliver Founder of, Say It Loud! Readers and Writers Series. Online PR provided by EDC Creations Media Group.


Saturday, September 18th
(Pavilion Hours 8:00 A.M. – 1:00 P.M.)



“A Day for Area Educators and Parents”


Literacy NOW! Developing the Next Generation of Readers, Writers and Leader

Meet & Greet Children & Young Adult Authors
Panel Discussion ~ Storytelling
Special Discounts on Selected Titles

NEA Read Across America
Encouraging Our Son’s to Read: A Community Call to Action
National Association of Black Storytellers
Special Tribute & Conversation with Literary Icon Eloise Greenfield

Parent Call to Action: Literacy NOW!
2KNation Collective


10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. LITERACY NOW!

1. Jamal Bryant – World War Me

2. L. Trenton Marsh – From 1.0 to 4.0 Ten Strategies for Academic And Collegiate Success

3. James A. Merritt – Spencer’s First

4. Deborah Gregory – Catwalk & Catwalk: Strike a Pose

5. Yaba Baker – Princess Briana & Dollar

6. David Miller – Mama Used to Say “PARENT CALL TO ACTION”

7. Randall Horton – The Lingua Franca of Ninth Street

8. Honoring and Celebrating a Literary Icon: Eloise Greenfield - Childtimes: A Three Generation Memoir

9. Bobbie Edmonds - The Legal Navigator “PARENT CALL TO ACTION”



11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. LITERACY NOW!

1. Deborah Gregory – Catwalk & Catwalk: Strike a Pose

2. Yaba Baker – Princess Briana & Dollar

3. David Miller – Mama Used to Say

4. Eloise Greenfield - Childtimes: A Three Generation Memoir

5. Bobbie Edmonds - The Legal Navigator

6. Lyah Beth Leflore – The Come Up: Can't Hold Me Down & The World is Mine

7. Lori Nelson & Valerie Nelson - Hillary’s Big Adventure & I Can Do It by My-Self!

8. Ron Kavanaugh – Literary Freedom Project

9. Charisse Carney-Nunes – I am Barack Obama



11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. LITERACY NOW!

Literacy NOW! Developing the Next Generation of Readers, Writers and Leaders
Moderator: Patrick Oliver Founder of, Say It Loud! Readers and Writers Series

Panelists:
Lyah Beth Leflore – The Come Up: Can't Hold Me Down & The World is Mine

Julianne Malveaux – Surviving and Thriving 365 Facts in Black Economic History

Cora Coleman-Dunham – Gathering a Great Understanding

Wade & Cheryl Hudson – Founders/Publisher of Just Us Books

Salome Thomas-El – Immortality of Influence


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