Reverse-Gentrification of the Literary World

Akashic Books

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VIRTUAL EVENT: Courttia Newland, Morowa Yejidé – Brooklyn Book Festival (Brooklyn, NY)

Please note: our virtual events are listed in Eastern time (ET). “Blurred Realities” virtual panel: A dystopian London, a child caught in the midst of a deadly epidemic, and a grieving taxi driver in a ghostly Washington, D.C. Join the authors of A River Called Time (Courttia Newland), Phase Six (Jim Shepard), and Creatures of Passage (Morowa Yejidé) for a conversation […]

VIRTUAL EVENT: Morowa Yejidé – The F. Scott Fitzgerald Literary Festival

Please note: all our virtual events are listed in Eastern time. The F. Scott Fitzgerald Literary Conference, Inc. and The Writer’s Center present a virtual reading in tribute to John Edgar Wideman, addressing the Festival’s theme of “Are All Stories True?” Featuring poet E. Ethelbert Miller, nonfiction writer and novelist Kyoko Mori, and novelist Morowa Yejidé, with […]

VIRTUAL EVENT: Morowa Yejidé – Gaithersburg Book Festival (Gaithersburg, MD)

PLEASE NOTE: All of our virtual events are listed in Eastern Time (ET).  Panel: “Dark Fantasy”: P. Djèlí Clark (A Master of Djinn) and Morowa Yejidé (Creatures of Passage), moderated by Torie Clarke. From 1912 Cairo to modern-day Anacostia, magic, mythology and fantasy overlay the real world. Whether an Agent for the Ministry of Alchemy, […]

VIRTUAL EVENT: Morowa Yejidé – Lost City Books (Washington, DC)

PLEASE NOTE: All of our virtual events are listed in Eastern Time (ET). Morowa Yejidé presents her new novel, Creatures of Passage, in conversation with Amma Addo, hosted by Lost City Books. This event will be broadcast via Facebook Live; registration is requested but not required. Please visit the event page on Eventbrite to learn […]

VIRTUAL EVENT: Morowa Yejidé – Sistah Scifi

PLEASE NOTE: All of our virtual events are listed in Eastern Time (ET). Morowa Yejidé joins the Sistah Scifi Book Club to discuss her newest novel, Creatures of Passage. This event will be held over Zoom, and registration is required to attend; please click here to register via Eventbrite.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Morowa Yejidé – The Ivy Bookshop

PLEASE NOTE: All of our virtual events are listed in Eastern Time (ET). Morowa Yejidé celebrates the release of her newest novel Creatures of Passage at Baltimore, MD’s Ivy Bookshop. This virtual event will be held via Zoom; please visit the Ivy Bookshop’s website to learn more or to register for the event.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Morowa Yejidé – Loyalty Bookstore

Morowa Yejidé presents Creatures of Passage in conversation with Jeffery Renard Allen. This event is hosted by Washington, DC’s Loyalty Bookstore. Full details TBA, please visit Loyalty Bookstore’s website to learn more. PLEASE NOTE: All of our virtual events are listed in Eastern Time (ET).