Topics include a panel on financing (both traditional and alternative) and a roundtable on writers as entrepreneurs and features Taj Benford (Seattle Credit Union), Robert Williams (Rainier Valley Community Development Fund), Kristina Clark (Loving Room), Joyce Chen (The Seventh Wave), Marcus Harrison Green (South Seattle Emerald/The Seattle Times), and Angela Garbes (“Essential Labor”).
This event is being presented in person at the Columbia City Branch. It is presented in partnership with African American Writers’ Association, Business Impact Northwest, Hugo House, Indigenous People’s Institute, Langston Seattle, Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association, Seattle City of Literature, Seattle Credit Union, Seattle Office of Economic Development, Seattle Urban Book Expo.
This event is supported by The Seattle Public Library Foundation, the Gary and Connie Kunis Foundation, and 4Culture. Thanks to media sponsor The Seattle Times. This event will be audio recorded and posted on SPL’s website after the event.
December 6, 6:00 – 7:30 PM PST @ Columbia Branch – Seattle Public Library