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Essence of Motown Literary Jam & Conference

The Essence of Motown Literary Jam & Conference is a two day event bringing readers and writers together raise literacy rates in Metro Detroit and to uplift the literary community around Michigan. Held every 2nd weekend for the past nine years, as the Motown Literary Jam enters its tenth year in 2013, the volunteer only based event hopes to make a powerful impact on Motown and the world. Along with a goal to get over 10,000 book donations for the conference season to assist SitOnItDetroit, the event will hope to provide the following two day events free to readers and writers in Metro Detroit: Laughs For Literary Passion Fruit Poetry Writing, Publishing & Marketing Workshops All Male Literacy Panel Author Genre Panels Poetry Panels 2013 Booksigning Release Party

Funded by Detroit, MI (October 2013)