BARR 2022 AUTHOR LINE-UP
Dr. Daniel Black, the BARR 2022 Keynote Speaker, is a nationally renowned, award-winning novelist. His works are inspired by African-American life, history, and heritage in the South—encompassing themes of race, religion, and sexuality.
Connie Briscoe, the 2022 BARR Literary Icon, has written several novels and co-authored a nonfiction book. My work has been published all over the world and has hit the bestseller lists of the New York Times, USA Today, and many other publications.
Blacc Topp is a self-publishing sensation who came onto the literary scene November 2012, with his novel, “The Hustle Chronicles,” which was loosely based on his years as a honor roll student who was a menace outside of the classroom,.
Marita Berry – is a self-published fiction author who loves her family, exploring the meaning of life, chocolate, rainy days, salsa dancing, meditation and solitude.
The Black Authors & Readers Rock Conference (BARR)
Saturday, October 1, 2022
Harborside Hotel 6400 Oxon Hill Road, Oxon Hill, MD
Dr. Daniel Black ~ Connie Briscoe
Blacc Topp ~ Haikeem Stokes ~ Marita Berry ~
Tracee Lydia Garner~ Marquelle E. Redmond