The Afrikan Martial Arts Institute and the Urban Survival Preparedness Institute present:

The Reading for Warriors Book Fair!
Saturday, May 14, 2016
Free and open to the public, the Reading for Warriors Book Fair is the first book fair in Atlanta, GA to feature works specifically written for Afrikan Warriors young and old.

Join us for great conversation, great food and, most of all, Blacktastic Books for Warriors, Revolutionaries and Activists!

Authors Kalonji Jama Changa, Balogun Ojetade and Chike Akua will discuss their books, Afrikan Warriorhood, educating Afrikan children, preparedness and survival and much more.

The authors will also share brief, exciting excerpts from their works and answer your questions, too.

A powerful selection of great books, written by and about Afrikan Warrior women, men and children will be available for purchase and signing by the authors.

Delicious, healthy food will be available for purchase, too!

HOURS AND LOCATION
Saturday, May 14, 2016
11:00am-4:00pm

at

Waterfront Eatery and Wellness Center

2240 Forest Pkwy, Morrow, Georgia 30260

About Balogun

Balogun is the author of the bestselling Afrikan Martial Arts: Discovering the Warrior Within and screenwriter / producer / director of the films, A Single Link, Rite of Passage: Initiation and Rite of Passage: The Dentist of Westminster. He is one of the leading authorities on Steamfunk – a philosophy or style of writing that combines the African and / or African American culture and approach to life with that of the steampunk philosophy and / or steampunk fiction – and writes about it, the craft of writing, Sword & Soul and Steampunk in general, at https://chroniclesofharriet.com/. He is author of eight novels – the Steamfunk bestseller, MOSES: The Chronicles of Harriet Tubman (Books 1 & 2); the Urban Science Fiction saga, Redeemer; the Sword & Soul epic, Once Upon A Time In Afrika; a Fight Fiction, New Pulp novella, Fist of Afrika; the gritty, Urban Superhero series, A Single Link and Wrath of the Siafu; the two-fisted Dieselfunk tale, The Scythe and the “Choose-Your-Own-Destiny”-style Young Adult novel, The Keys. Balogun is also contributing co-editor of two anthologies: Ki: Khanga: The Anthology and Steamfunk. Finally, Balogun is the Director and Fight Choreographer of the Steamfunk feature film, Rite of Passage, which he wrote based on the short story, Rite of Passage, by author Milton Davis and co-author of the award winning screenplay, Ngolo. You can reach him on Facebook at www.facebook.com/Afrikan.Martial.Arts; on Twitter @Baba_Balogun and on Tumblr at www.tumblr.com/blog/blackspeculativefiction.

2 responses »

  1. Fujimoto says:

    Sounds exciting. I hope it’s a big success!

    I like the new look for the blog, by the way.

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