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Amy M. Alvarez

Amy M. Alvarez is the author of Makeshift Altar and the co-editor of Essential Voices: A COVID-19 Anthology.

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Yasmin Angoe

Yasmin Angoe is the Anthony-nominated, first-generation Ghanaian American and bestselling author of the acclaimed Nena Knight Trilogy.

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Jami Attenberg

Jami Attenberg is author of seven books of fiction, including the best-seller The Middlesteins, and a memoir, I Came All This Way to Meet You.

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Rachel Beanland

Rachel Beanland is author of two novels: The House Is On Fire and Florence Adler Swims Forever.

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Remica Bingham-Risher

Remica Bingham-Risher is a poet, interviewer, and essayist. Her last book, Soul Culture: Black Poets, Books, and Questions That Grew Me Up, was published in 2022.

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Cara Black

Cara Black is the author of twenty books in the New York Times bestselling Aimée Leduc series and the national bestseller Three Hours in Paris.

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Lauren Blackwood

Lauren Blackwood is the New York Times bestselling author of Within These Wicked Walls and Wildblood.

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Ashley Herring Blake

Ashley Herring Blake is an American author of children’s fiction, best known for her Stonewall Honor Book Award-winning middle grade debut Ivy Aberdeen’s Letter to the World and Girl Made of Stars.

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Jeffrey Blount

Jeffrey Blount is the award-winning author of three novels. His most recent book, The Emancipation of Evan Walls, was the winner of the 2020 National Indie Excellence Award for African American fiction.

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Aniko Bodroghkozy

Media historian and professor Aniko Bodroghkozy’s books include Equal Time: Television and the Civil Rights Movement and Groove Tube: Sixties Television and the Youth Rebellion.

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Paul Bogard

Paul Bogard is author of The End of Night: Searching for Natural Darkness in an Age of Artificial Light, a finalist for the PEN/E. O. Wilson Literary Science Writing Award.

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Dan Brady

Dan Brady is the author of the poetry collections Strange Children, Subtexts, and Songs in E——, winner of the Barclay Prize for Poetry, along with two poetry chapbooks.

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