Quote of the Month

"I'm writing a first draft and reminding myself that I'm simply shoveling sand into a box so that later I can build castles" - Shannon Hale

Minnesota Black Authors Expo

The Minnesota Black Authors (MBAE) is an organization that promotes and supports established and emerging Black authors of all ages and genres. Established authors are given a platform to sell their books and interact directly with the community. 

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Thank you!

The MN Black Authors Expo would like to thank everyone who contributed to this year's success! First, we are so grateful that each year we are blessed with the BEST literary artists in the world! I want to thank each one of our 2022 MN Black Author Expo Superstars! You made literary magic happen. This year's broadcast was simply FABULOUS because of each of you!
Please go to our Featured Author's Page and support our authors by purchasing books!
See you all at the 2023 MBAE events. Stay tuned, it's going be LITerary!
Sincerely, Dorothy Nins

OUR COMMITMENT

The Minnesota Black Authors Expo is committed to:
 

•  Promoting literacy and improving educational outcomes


•  Showcasing and supporting the work of Black authors


•  Hosting a gathering space for authors, educators, and community


•  Providing authors with a marketplace to showcase their work and supplement their incomes

#MBAE Authors

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REWRITING NARRATIVES

The Minnesota Black Authors Expo is successfully changing narratives by:
 

•  Leading the effort to promote and support Black authors in Minnesota

•  Invigorating and promoting a love for literature, writing, and reading

•  Highlighting the ingenuity, diversity, and creativity of Black authors

•  Providing tools for authors to increase earning potential and achieve financial independence  

 

Thank You To Our 2022 Sponsors!

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