NEW YORK, NY – July 8, 2020 – The 22nd annual Harlem Book Fair goes virtual Saturday, July 18th and Sunday, July 19th. The Harlem Book Fair will stream on Facebook, Instagram, and YouTube. Viewers can also watch the author talks, readings, and panel discussions on www.qbr.com, www.CAOTtv.com and www.harlembookfair.com.
Exposure On Demand TV Network, a digital television network that broadcasts through ROKU, Amazon Fire Stick and Apple TV to 166 million households, and QBR Media Group, producer of the Harlem Book Fair, are pleased to announce a joint venture to develop a year-round author and book promotion channel. “Our joint venture with QBR capitalizes on this explosive streaming market by creating the industry’s first smart tv channel for authors. Both QBR and Exposure On Demand TV network are known for their strengths and skills in circulating media to the masses. The formation of this joint venture offers an outstanding opportunity to create exponential growth for book authors in the United States, UK. and Canadian markets. – Tam Lawrence, Exposure On Demand TV Network, CEO.
Christian Authors on Tour (CAOT), a group of authors on fire for God and committed to using writing as a tool for Christian ministry will air the event via its in-house media platform, www.CAOTtv.com. “Having the opportunity to showcase more than a dozen of our Christian authors as part of the 2020 Harlem Book Fair is exactly what Christian Authors on Tour (CAOT) was created to do as it leverages resources, support and opportunities for its members,” said Lynn Pinder, Chief Visionary Officer.
“Dafina’s mission has always been to publish and support authors of color whose books entertain, educate, challenge, and inspire readers by speaking truth to issues of race, cultural identity, and the human experience that connects us all. We’re thrilled to be celebrating Dafina’s 20th anniversary with the Harlem Book Fair. This shift to a virtual event will allow readers and authors from all over the world to join the festivities,” said Esi Sogah, Executive Editor at Kensington Publishing and Dafina Books.
”Dafina, an imprint of Kensington Publishing Corp. is known as a leading publisher of fiction and nonfiction written by and about people of color. This year marks Dafina’s 20th anniversary, with appearances at HBF2020 from many of the imprint’s longtime authors, including Mary Monroe, Kiki Swinson, Rochelle Alers, Tiffany Warren, Mary B. Morrison, Cheris Hodges, Donna Hill, and Kimberla Lawson Roby.
Visit www.harlembookfair.comto view a detailed event schedule.
Contact Tam Lawrence at firstname.lastname@example.org information about Exposure on Demand TV.
Contact Lynn Pinder at email@example.com more information about CAOTtv.com
For additional information about Dafina’s 20th anniversary, contact Michelle Adoo at MAddo@kensingtonbooks.com.