The Essence of Motown Literary Jam & Conference
November 11th – 12th, 2011
Virgil Carr Cultural Center | 311 E Grand River, Detroit, Michigan 48226
* most events are FREE to public
To celebrate the written word in Metro Detroit with every reader and writer around!
Friday: Open Mic Poetry, Networking, Meet & Greet and Passion Fruit Expression*
– Writing, Publishing & Marketing Workshops w/lunch plus Poetry Panel
-Literary Marketplace for author signings, discussions, new book releases by local authors & more!
-Literary Discussion by community leaders: How can organizations and citizens help increase literacy in Metro Detroit?
The Literary Loft | Versandra Kennebrew Intl | EnigmaGraphics | Motown Writers Network | Rolling Out Magazine | Penguin Books | AND Communications | EchoVerse | Detroit Impact Center | 360DigitalBooks | HubBooks
Readers are encouraged to bring books (new or gently used) for donations to our Motown Literacy Project to increase literacy in Metro Detroit! Giveaways (including 2 Amazon Kindles and more) will take place all weekend for readers and authors.
Meet readers, authors, literary organizations, community leaders and more as we increase literacy & strengthen the literary network in Metro Detroit!
www.MotownLiteraryJam.com | 313.289.8614