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Black Femme Book Week February 2022

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Black Femme Book Week February 2022

You're Invited to Black Femme Book Week, A 4-Day Celebration of Black Femme Authors and Readers and an unique opportunity to fellowship with a vibrant and intersectional community. February is already a month to honor Black History and Futures which is a great foundation that adds to the richness of this particular celebration of Black Femme Books, Authors and Readers.  Black Femme Book Week  February 17th- 21st, 2022, Rochester, NY Virtual and In-Person Options 2/17/22-Opening Reception 2/18/22- Film Showing of: The Pieces I am and A Litany for Survival & A Party for Toni & Audre 2/19/22- Black Femme Book...

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It's Just A Phase

It's Just A Phase

Just like the phases of the moon and natures' seasons our cosmic matter is changing too. What are my book companions for the phases? Did you know we have a subscription?

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Hi! We're Noire Reading Room :-)

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Hi! We're Noire Reading Room :-)

"I imagine a place where books and tea meet in an euphoric symphony of Unapologetic Blackness, Queerness, Books and Tea, with the community that says enthusiastically "YESSSSSSSSS" to the idea that these things belong together"

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Happy Juneteenth 2021!!

Happy Juneteenth 2021!!

Happy Juneteenth 2021, the first year that it is recognized as a federal holiday, marking the last enslaved people to be "free" on June 19th, 1865 under the emancipation proclamation (1863). Y'all can do the math on what freedom has meant to Black folks in america, if not chattel slavery, then jim crow, then redlining and gentrification. Its exhausting to think of and experience this crooked room that is to be Black and other (all other intersecting identities).  Today we debut our monthly subscription, Lit & Care, a curated monthly experience to enhance and elevate your literary collection and your self...

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