15th Annual Harlem Book Fair 2013 this Friday and Saturday

This Friday and Saturday, July 19th and 20th, the 15th annual Harlem Book Fair will be held uptown, kicking off Friday on night with the Wheatley Book Awards at the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture featuring music by Atiba Wilson and the Befo Quotet and the poetry of Sonia Sanchez.

As always, the 2013 Harlem Book Fair will be a lively event with acclaimed authors, music, panel discussions, outdoor readings, food, writing, workshops, and more. The nation’s largest African-American book festival will also be televised by C-Span’s BookTV all weekend long. Check out the full schedule of HBF events.

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture
515 Lenox Avenue @ West 135th Street
Harlem, New York

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