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Writers Against Racism: Tameka Fryer Brown

George’s untimely passing did one thing for me it reenforced the importance of keeping the Writers Against Racism movement going. He would have wanted it this way. Hence the title change. Here’s a book trailer from W.A.R., Tameka Fryer Brown’s, AROUND OUR WAY.

21st Century Storytelling: W.A.R. Person of the Year (more nominees)


“Writers who write race, gender, class, sexuality, and the “other” experiences consciously, reshape the world we live in to reflect a certain sensibility. This sensibility positions the “other” smack dab in the middle of the narrative rather than on the fringe or in the margins. This, in itself, is quite radical, given the mainstream depictions […]

Writers Against Racism: Tameka Fryer Brown


Tameka Fryer Brown is a picture book author whose first title, AROUND OUR WAY ON NEIGHBORS’ DAY, will be in stores August 1, 2010. Her second book, IN A MOOD, is scheduled to publish in 2012. Visit Tameka online.      Briefly describe the impact racism had on you as a young person:   There are a few […]