Out and About
News about Upcoming Appearances and Events
Yes, I'm excited!
How cool is that?
at an idyllic writing retreat!
celebrating the college's First Year Read!
In memory of a great woman.
Because I know you want to know.
Miss Lala is on everyone's mind.
Hosted by Wolf Blitzer with me, Edward James Olmos, Yul Kwon & Kris Marsh.
A wonderful audience and energizing evening.
A great evening with Danzy Senna and host Barbara DeMarco-Barrett.
Wolf Blitzer, talking "black", colorism and a hair straightening confession.
A special evening of words and music hosted by PEN Center USA.
A special panel discussion on race.
A very fun time with my peeps!
Video Skype makes the world comfortably small.
A great panel.
A fabulous profile that ran in the Miami Herald on Sunday.
A small snippet of my Keynote address.
Pigen der faldt ned fra himlen (Forlaget Punktum) is in stores now.
How do you handle discouragement as a writer?
A wonderful video of the best introduction from the whole book tour.
Another wonderful new stop on the tour in Long Beach, CA.
A wonderful new stop on the tour.
Endorsed for Book Clubs Nationwide.
What is a writer's retreat?
I'm in Michigan this week: Suttons Bay & Petoskey.
Some photos & a squeal of delight to meet poet Sonia Sanchez.
I really heart librarians.
The story of my first Commencement Address.
Book Tour Video
Tons of Fun at the SCIBA Feast of Authors Awards Dinner.
The Bread Loaf Writers' Conference is one of twelve summer programs offered at Middlebury College in Vermont.