Events

September 14, 2019, Black From the Future at Flatiron Writers Room

Please join us Saturday, September 14, 2019 at 6pm for a FREE reading and book talk by Stephanie Andrea Allen and Lauren Cherelle, editors and contributors to the anthology Black From the Future: A Collection of Black Speculative Writing.

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August 31, 2019. BLF Press Five-Year Anniversary and BFTF Launch Party!

BLF Press turns five years old this August, and we want to celebrate our success with YOU! Join us at Charis Books and More on August 31st from 6:30-8:30 p.m. to celebrate five years of amplifying Black women’s writing and the release of our upcoming publication, Black From the Future: A Collection of Speculative Fiction. Charis Books and More is the South’s oldest independent feminist bookstore, and we are excited to hold our event in their new space. Light hors d’oeuvres and sparkling beverages will be served.


April 6, 2019, Unbox Your Creativity, Johnston County Writers Conference

Join BLF Press publisher and editor-in-chief Dr. Stephanie Andrea Allen in her workshop, The Road to Publication, where she’ll discuss small press publishing, (as well as other models), writing/publishing goals, and how to prepare your MS for submission. If you’re in the NC Triangle area, be sure to register soon; seats are limited!

March 27-30, 2019 AWP, Portland Oregon

BLF Press will be in attendance at AWP 2019 in Portland, Oregon. Our publisher and editor-in-chief Stephanie Andrea Allen will be presenting on the panel “Elements of Small Press Success.” Be sure to come by and see what she has to say about running a small feminist press.