Breakfast, Authors and Radio Talk: 'Los Angeles: The Backdrop for Black Female Authors'

Breakfast, Broadcast, and Book Signing!! The Friends of the Memorial Library present a Breakfast, Authors, and Radio talk series with local authors. The kick-off event will feature KJLH's Jacquie Stephens moderating a live broadcast of African-American Angelena authors.

Saturday, August 28, 2004
7:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Los Angeles Public Library, Memorial Branch
4625 W. Olympic Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA

An exciting group of award-winning Angelenas will take the reader through the neighborhoods of the City of Angeles using erotica, romance, faith, mystery and humor as the vehicles.

Authors Victoria Christopher (Truth Be Told), Marissa Monteilh (Hot Boyz), Parry A. Brown (Fannin Flames), Lisa Teasley (Dive) and Veronica Chambers (When Did You Stop Loving Me?) will take us on a trip through Los Angeles.

The event is FREE and open to the public, but tickets are required for admission.  Seating is limited.  Free tickets may be obtained at the Memorial Branch Library, 4625 W. Olympic Blvd., during regular library hours.  Authors will hold a public book signing in the branch following radio broadcast.  This FREE event is sponsored by the Friends of the Memorial Library, 102.3 KJLH-FM, Coucilmembers Tom LaBonge & Martin Ludlow and IHOP.  Breakfast sponsored by IHOP.

Saturday, August 28, 2004 at 7:00 A.M., Breakfast and Book Signing.  Memorial Branch Library, 4625 W. Olympic Blvd., Los Angeles, CA.  (323) 938-2732.  Free.

The Los Angeles Public Library serves the largest urban population of any library in the country.  Its Central Library, 67 branch libraries, four bookmobiles, six million books and state-of-the-art technology provide everyone with free and easy access to information and the opportunity for life-long learning.  For further information about the LA Public Library, visit

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Information about this event forwared by "Sistahs' Productions."

Breakfast begins at 7 AM; Jacquie Stephens broadcasts from 8 - 9 AM on KJLH's "LA Speaks Out," and book signing follows radio broadcast.

Cost : Free; tickets required for admission since seating is limited. Free tickets are available at the Memorial Branch Library during regular library hours.

LA Public Library, Memorial Branch323-938-2732

Sponsor(s): , Information about non-JSCASC events published for informational purposes only and does not reflect opinions of or endorsements by African Studies Center personnel. Sponsors include Friends of the Memorial Library, 102.3 KJLH-FM, Councilmembers Tom LaBonge and Martin Ludlow and IHOP; breakfast sponsored by IHOP.