Radio Premiere: Maya Gonzalez, Brother Yao, & Sing-Talk-Read

We Act Radio rejoins the air waves 9/14 with the premiere broadcast of We Luv Books Radio. Maya Gonzalez, author, educator, and co-founder of Reflection Press. Author of When a Bully is President, to be highlighted at 9/23 ARTivisim Afternoon bookstore event. Brother Yao, poet, Bowie State University professor, and co-founder of the former KaribuContinue reading “Radio Premiere: Maya Gonzalez, Brother Yao, & Sing-Talk-Read”

Literacy Month: Look for EOTR Article

Look for “Literacy Oasis in Formation: From Bookapalooza to Charnice Milton Community Bookstore” in the September edition of East of the River. Relevant research, related references below. Update: 9/7 show postponed due to slower than hoped technical rebuild. Charnice Milton Community Bookstore Literacy Month events — 9/7 and 9/14: We Luv Books Radio Program Launch,Continue reading “Literacy Month: Look for EOTR Article”

May 27 Memorial Cookout

Some of those joining together for community bookstore launch event: Courtney Davis (L), teacher and author of A is for Anacostia; Thomas Byrd, Education Town Hall Radio Host; fellow Ballou SHS alum, musician Sugar Bear; We Act Radio co-founder, Kymone Freeman. Front right: radio host LJM, who organized much of the event.

DC Culture Cookout July 22

Proceeds from #EverythingDC DC Culture Cookout benefit the Charnice Milton Community Bookstore and Check It Enterprises. July 22, 1 – 9 p.m. $10 donations. The event will be held in the “secret garden” behind We Act Radio and Check It Enterprises, 1918 and 1920 Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue, SE. Performances include Sugar Bear, featuringContinue reading “DC Culture Cookout July 22”