A Virtual Festival Saturday, March 6 and Sunday, March 7, 2021

Bonds Forged in Survival

Authors Robert Jones Jr. and Tiffany McDaniel come to the festival with two quite different stories that share one common theme: people can find themselves -- and someone else -- even in the most trying to circumstances.

Robert Jones

Robert Jones Jr. has written for The New York Times, Essence, OkayAfrica, The Feminist Wire and The Grio. He is the creator of the social justice social media community Son of Baldwin. Jones was recently featured in T Magazine‘s cover story “Black Male Writers of Our Time....

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Tiffany McDaniel

Tiffany McDaniel is a novelist, poet and visual artist born and raised in Ohio. She is the author of the novels "The Summer That Melted Everything" and, most recently, "Betty."

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Tiffany McDaniel
Fiction / Literature
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
January 2020
ISBN 9780525657071
Hardcover, 480 pages
$26.95, INSTORE
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The Prophets
Robert Jones
Fiction / Literature
Penguin Publishing Group
January 2021
ISBN 9780593085684
400 pages
$27.00, INSTORE
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