"The Revolution Will Be Live:

Writing, Reading, and Leading the Way"

The MBAE will be televised with most of the segments pre-recorded due to the COVID-19 pandemic. We have partnered with Minnesota Community Network channel 6 (MCN), who will televise the event and it will also be live-streamed on Facebook.

ORDER OF EVENTS

  • Welcome and History of MBAE - DeVonna Pittman, founder 2017 

  • Spoken Word - Joe Davis

  • Author Panel discussion of authors with moderator 

  • Author Promos

  • Entertainment

  • Acknowledgment of Sponsors

  • Children’s Corner Readings/conversations with the Kids

  • Author Promos

  • Entertainment

  • Author Panel Discussion with moderator

  • Author Promos

  • Why We Love MBAE - Authors and Community

  • Acknowledgment of Sponsors

  • Author Readings

  • Authors Promos

  • Closing/Thanks Yous

NOTE: This year's events occur on separate dates. 

2 DAYS TO THE EVENT
2020 MN Black Authors Expo
Oct 24, 12:00 PM
Facebook Live-Streamed & Televised
This year's expo theme: The Revolution will be Live: Writing, Reading, and Leading the Way.
1 DAY TO THE EVENT
2020 MN Black Authors Expo - Boot Camp for Emerging Authors
Oct 23, 7:00 PM
Emerging Authors Boot Camp
This Bootcamp is for aspiring writers or people who would like assistance completing, editing, marketing, or publishing their book. The fee to register is $35.

The Writer’s Bootcamp & Symposium is an interactive nationally recognized workshop presented by Bestselling, award-winning Author and Business Coach Anesha A. Sharp. This workshop is designed with authors in mind.  It is tailor-made to assist people who desire to write and publish a book that sells. Whether you’re just getting started in the writing process or have already started but feel stuck, we are here to get you to the finish line! 

 

The workshop will cover: 
 

  • The A to Z of writing and publishing 

  • After the book is written what’s next 

  • The easiest and most affordable ways to publish your book 

  • Key strategies for writing a book that SELLS, SELLS, SELLS 

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QUESTIONS ABOUT OUR COVID-19 RESPONSE?

Out of concern for the health and safety of both authors and community supporters, we have made our 2020 event virtual! Saturday's Expo will be Televised on MNC6 and live-streamed on Facebook. Our boot camp will also be remote this year. 
 

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