Author, are you ready to register?
1. Scroll down to the red box and click "Register for this Event" to register online.
2. Login with your ASALH membership. Membership is REQUIRED
3. Not a member? Join ASALH first and then register for this event.
(Membership and registration are non-refundable.)
4. Click here to upload a jpeg of the cover of your book to be used to post to the Member's Bookshelf and to promote your talk.
The registration will only work for current members of ASALH.
Virtual ANNUAL Black History Festival
Authors Book Talk Event
Festival Authors Registration
Important Note: This page is for authors registering to participate in our Book Talk Event.
Have you published this year?
Be part of our festival and promote your work!
Attention Authors! The ASALH Festival presents an exciting opportunity for you to gain visibility and promote your book as well as learn about current issues in the field of African American history. Our 2022 Virtual Festival drew thousands of attendees from across the nation and internationally and we project 2023 will be even better!
Participate in our Festival Authors Book Talk Event
As a current member of ASALH (or by becoming a member) you will have the opportunity to register for this premier event taking place at the festival and we can showcase your work on the ASALH Bookshelf. Your book title will also be listed in our 97th Annual Festival Souvenir Journal.
Space is limited so reserve your space now!
Click "Register for this Event" below to register online. (Note: Login and ASALH membership required)
Join ASALH first and then register for this event. The registration will only work for current members of ASALH. Completed applications will be considered on a first come, first served basis.
Please note: All Author Book Talks will be pre-recorded on Zoom during your selected date and time. Each Author will be allowed 15 minutes each for their individual book presentations. All book talks will be uploaded to our YouTube channel (ASALH TV) during the Black History Month Festival.
All Author Book Talks will air on ASALH TV from 6:00 P.M. - 8:00 P.M. EST on one of the following days listed below.
Monday, February 6, 2023
Monday, February 13, 2023
Monday, February 27, 2023
DEADLINE FOR AUTHORS BOOK TALK REGISTRATION is January 13 , 2023 AS SPACE PERMITS
If you have any further question about the Author's Book Talk Event, please contact our Author Coordinator, Shafantae Desinord by email: email@example.com or by phone 202-238-5915.