9th National Conference of African American Librarians (NCAAL)
Hyatt Regency - St. Louis at the Arch, St. Louis, MO
Tuesday, August 4, -Saturday, August 8, 2015
Meet at the Gateway ~ Reimagining Communities, Technologies, and Libraries
Recently Added Conference Speakers!!
- Tukufu Zuberi, Ph.D, Keynote Speaker
Professor of Sociology and founder of the Center of Africana Studies at the University of Pennsylvania. Zuberi is also a host on the hit PBS series History Detectives.
- Troy D. Johnson, Speaker
Troy Johnson is the President, founder and webmaster of AALBC.com which is one of the oldest websites dedicated to African American authors, literature and readers.
- Max Brooks, Author Luncheon
Graphic novelist and author of World War Z, Brooks will discuss his new work, Harlem Hellfighters based on the true stoyr of the all black WWI 369th infantry.
- Joel Christian Gill, Author
Chairman/CEO of StrangeFruit Comics, Gill is the author and illustrator of graphic novels that celebrate untold narratives in African American history.