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UNSUITABLE #13, Black Love Matters: Writing African-American Romance

with Beverly Jenkins
April 6th, 2016
4:45 PM

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Wednesday, April 6, 2016 

Forum for Scholars and Publics (011 Old Chem)

4:40 p.m. - 5:55 p.m.

UNSUITABLE” is an events series that engages students and members of the Durham community in a discussion of women’s interests and popular fiction. It is run in conjunction with “The Romance Novel” course at Duke University and is co-sponsored by the Forum for Scholars and PublicsJohn Hope Franklin Humanities InstituteThe Kenan Institute for Ethics and Trinity College of Arts & Sciences.

Beverly Jenkins is the nation’s premier writer of African-American historical romance fiction and specializes in 19th century African American life. She’s a USA Today bestselling author, an NAACP Image Award nominee, and has over thirty published novels to date.

All “UNSUITABLE” events are free and open to the public.

 

Beverly Jenkins

USA Today bestselling author

Beverly Jenkins is a USA TODAY bestselling author and the nation’s premier writer of African-American historical romance fiction. She specializes in 19th century African American life and has over thirty published novels ...

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