3760DLT authors sign books in D.C. at historic anniversary event
- Jul 11, 2008Please see the message below from Monica Carter Tagore,
one of the Divine Literary Tour's organizers and, if you're in DC,
come and check us out at the Alpha Kappa Alpha Centennial!
Wendy Coakley-Thompson, Ph.D.
Author, Back to Life and
What You Won't Do For Love
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Subject: DLT authors sign books in D.C. at historic anniversary event
The Divine Literary Tour
Toschia Moffett, (254) 371-9898
July 11, 2008
History-making tour to be a part
of milestone anniversary event
Washington, DC -- The Divine Literary Tour will bring exciting
authors to this city as part of the celebration surrounding
the 100th anniversary of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
The Divine Literary Tour is a first-of-its-kind tour of
authors coming together to promote literacy, unity and
the diversity on the African-American color literary landscape.
The Divine Literary Tour includes both nonfiction
and fiction authors, as well as poets.
Authors who will be a part of the D.C. festivities include
Bern Nadette Stanis, who played Thelma on CBS' 'Good Times',
award winner Thomas Brooks and performance poet Marc Lacy.
Other authors include Latasha Hines, Richard James, Dr. Gregory
Parks, Trice Hickman, LaShon Williams, Dr. Wendy Coakley-Thompson,
Fred Williams, Rhonda Lawson, Monique Miller and Sylvester Lee.
The Divine Literary Tour will be at the Alpha Kappa Alpha
Centennial Celebration at the Washington Convention
Center daily, today through July 17, at booth 731.
Authors will autograph their books
and answer readers' questions.
Alpha Kappa Alpha is the oldest historically- black sorority in
the United States, and celebrates 100 years of service in a
weeklong D.C. celebration that will include a range of events.
The Divine Literary Tour, founded in 2005, includes members of the
black Greek organizations, including Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
In addition to celebrating authors, the tour
raises money for scholarships to support needy
but deserving students who want a higher education.
To learn more about The Divine
Literary Tour, visit www.thedivineliterarytour.com.
With intention and purpose,
Monica Carter Tagore
President, RootSky Creative
Publisher, Knowledge Wealth Series
Elevate your business instinct.
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