Events

THE ‘BOOK OF ADDIS’ #BOOKTOURSOLIT 2017

BOOK OF ADDIS BOOK COVER

2/4
ATLANTA, GA
Sheraton Atlanta Hotel

2/12
ORLANDO, FLORIDA
African-American Read-In
Orange County Library, 2-4 p.m.

2/13
ORLANDO, FLORIDA
University of Central Florida
Signing & Book talk with Dr. Richard Brunson

Nicholson School of Communications Auditorium, 6:30

3/22
CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA
UVA- Virginia Festival of the Book
Secrets & Lies: Haunting Historical Fiction
Central JMRL Library 4 p.m.
201 E Market Street

3/23
CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA
UVA- Virginia Festival of the Book
UVa Harrison Institute / Small Special Collections, 4 p.m. 
UVa Central Grounds, 160 McCormick Rd,

To book Brooke for a 2017 tour stop with your book club, school, church or organization, email press@bookofaddis.com

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BOOK OF ADDIS author Brooke C. Obie at her alma mater Hampton University for the BOOK OF ADDIS COLLEGE TOUR stop on September 28, 2016.

FROM #BOOKTOURSOLIT 2016

JUNE 20: REDEEMER CHURCH, NEW YORK CITY

Redeemer Writers Reading Series

7-9p 1166 Avenue of the Americas (between 45th & 46th Streets) 16th Floor

JULY 3: VA

Book Launch Party, Reading, Author Q&A

Video and pictures here.

JULY 16: OXFORD, UK

Callaloo Writers’ Workshop

10 a.m. The Oxford Research Centre in the Humanities
Humanities Division, University of Oxford, Radcliffe Humanities,
Radcliffe Observatory Quarter, Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6GG, UK

Photos and event recap here.

AUGUST 5: VA

Private book signing and author Q&A

SEPTEMBER 24: NEW ORLEANS, LA

Community Book Center 

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12 p.m. 2523 Bayou Rd.

Photos here.

SEPTEMBER 28: HAMPTON UNIVERSITY, VIRGINIA

Harvey Library Meeting Room

4-5 p.m. 130 E Tyler St, Hampton, VA 23669

Photos here.

SEPTEMBER 29: NORFOLK STATE UNIVERSITY, VIRGINIA

Madison 107

1:30-3:00 p.m.

Photos here.

OCTOBER 3: NEW YORK CITY

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Black Women and Identity in Literature

Housing Works Bookstore

7:00-8:30 126 Crosby St, New York, NY 10012

Photos here.

OCTOBER 5: NORTH CAROLINA A&T, NORTH CAROLINA

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6 p.m. GPB Auditorium

OCTOBER 6: ELON UNIVERSITY, NORTH CAROLINA

Author of the Month Luncheon, African & African American Studies at Elon University

4 p.m. Public Talk: The Power of Writing in the Vernacular

OCTOBER 21: HOWARD UNIVERSITY BOOKSTORE, WASHINGTON, D.C.

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In conversation with Octavia Butler Scholar Dr. Gregory Jerome Hampton

4 p.m. Howard University Bookstore

 

NOVEMBER 4: MERCER UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF LAW, MACON, GA

Congressman John Lewis

Congressman John Lewis

Black Law Students Association Alumni Weekend

3:15-4:15 p.m. 

NOVEMBER 15: BROOKLYN, NYC

Animal Farm Reading Series

594 Union Avenue

8 p.m.

NOVEMBER 26: BARNES & NOBLE, SEATTLE, WASHINGTON

Brooke Obie Marissa Johnson

Brooke Obie Marissa Johnson

12-4 p.m. Meet the author

5 p.m. ‘Book of Addis’: Faith & Spirituality as Revolution

Award-winning writer and author of BOOK OF ADDIS: CRADLED EMBERS Brooke C. Obie in conversation with Seattle activist and journalist Marissa Johnson on the role of faith and spirituality in revolution.