Chicago Black Authors Network

Printer's Row Lit Fest- Chicago, IL  

June 10 & 11, 2017


The entire CBAN roster will be at the Printer's Row Lit Fest!  Printer's Row is the largest outdoor book fair in the Chicago-land area. Look for us on Dearborn St. in between Polk and Harrison streets.


Custer St. Fair - Evanston, IL 

June 17 & 18th, 2017


​Look for CBAN members on the corner of Washington and Custer streets at the Custer St. Fair!  Custer is a family friendly outdoor festival full of music, food, and good books!



Indiana Black Expo - Indianapolis, IN

July 14-16, 2017


CBAN members will be in the artist's area for the entire weekend of the Indiana Black Expo! The Indiana Black Expo is the highlight of African-American events in Indianapolis and CBAN will be there!



Soulful Chicago Book Fair - Chicago, IL 

July 16, 2017


Back for the 2nd year, the Soulful Chicago Book Fair highlights African-American authors in a celebration of Black literacy on Chicago's south side. CBAN will be there!



CBAN Authors Luncheon - Chicago, IL 

October 21, 2017


The Chicago Black Authors Network will celebrate African-American writing at its annual luncheon. Scheduled to occur at the Salaam Restaurant on Chicago's south side, the luncheon will be a great gathering of good food, award winning writers, and community.