DC Author Festival
2:00 PM14:00

DC Author Festival

Dr. Amina Hassan invites you to attend this year’s DC Author Festival where she will discuss and sign her biography, Loren Miller: Civil Rights Attorney and Journalist.  This public celebration is an all day celebration of the thriving literary community of the District. Enjoy readings, writing workshops, and local author and publisher vendor booths.

MLK, Jr. Memorial Public Library - Dr. Hassan will be on the 3rd Floor Stage Area

901 G Street NW, Washington, DC 20001


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11:00 AM11:00

Amina Hassan will be on WPFW-89.3 fm with David Whettstone

On Wednesday, June 8, from 11:00am to 11:52am (EDT) Amina will be on WPFW-fm,89.3 where I will be discussing Loren Miller's early life; Miller's life as one of the most important civil rights lawyers of the 20th Century; his importance as a journalist/newspaper publisher and his friendship with Langston Hughes. 


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1:30 PM13:30

Places Where Amina has & will speak

Author, Amina Hassan's Past and Current Appearances

Los Angeles, CA:*

Oct. 22, 2015, noon-1pm,UCLA Bunche Authors Series; Bunche Library & Media Ctr, Haines 135

Oct. 29, 2015, 7:30pm, Huntington Library, 1151 Oxford Rd, San Marino, CA

Nov. 7, 2015, 3:30-5:30pm, California Librarians Black Caucus meeting, CLA annual conference, Pasadena, CA

Dec. 2, 2015, 8:30am, Loren Miller Elementary School, 830 W 77th St, Los Angeles, CA

Feb. 22, 2016, noon, O’Melveny & Myers LLP, 400 South Hope St., Los Angeles, CA

Feb. 28, 2016, noon, St. Agatha Catholic Church, 2646 S. Mansfield Avenue, Los Angeles, CA

Feb. 29, 2016, 3:00-4:40pm, California State University, Northridge, Oviatt Library, Northridge, CA

Mar. 5, 2016, 2:00-3:00pm Allendale branch, Pasadena Public Library, 1130 S Marengo Ave, Pasadena, CA

Apr.10, 2016, noon-3pm, Los Angeles Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta, Mountain Gate Country Club

Apr.11, 2016, 7:00-9:00pm, Chevalier’s Books, 126 N. Larchmont Blvd., Los Angeles, CA

Apr.12, 2016, 7:00-8:30pm, Eso Won Books, 4327 Degnan Blvd, Los Angeles, CA

Apr.13, 2016, 6:30-7:45pm, Playa Vista branch, Los Angeles Public Library, 6400 Play Vista Dr., Los Angeles, CA

Apr.16, 2016, 11:00-11:30am, Historical Society of So. California, Journalism Conference, Occidental College

Aug.17, 2016, 6:00-7:45pm, Culver City Julian Dixon Library, 4975 Overland Ave, Culver City, CA

Aug.20, 2016, 10:00-6:00pm, Leimert Park Village Book Fair, Los Angeles, CA


New York City:                           

Feb. 17, 2016, noon, Bank of New York Mellon, 225 Liberty Street, New York, NY

Feb. 17, 2016, 6:00-7:15pm, New York County Lawyers’ Association, 14 Vesey St, New York, NY

Feb. 24, 2016, noon, Kelley Drye & Warren LLP, 101 Park Avenue, New York, NY


Washington DC (MD & VA):*

Feb. 3, 2016, 7pm, Upshur Street Books, 827 Upshur St NW, Washington, DC

Feb. 6, 2016, 2pm, Sankofa Bookstore, 2714 Georgia Ave NW, Washington, DC

Feb. 8, 2016, 6:30pm, Martin Luther King Jr., Memorial DC Public Library, 901 G St NW, Washington, DC

Feb. 20, 2016,10:00am-noon, Assoc. Study of African American Life & History, Washington Renaissance Hotel

July 20, 2016, noon-1:30pm, Library of Congress, Books and Beyond author series, 101 Independence Ave. SE

Aug. 4, 2016, 11:00-12:45, Authors Showcase,NABJ Conference, Washington Marriott Wardman Park Hotel

October 4, 6:30pm, Enoch Pratt Free Library – Central Library, 400 Cathedral Street, Baltimore, MD

October 6, 7:30pm-9:30pm, Asalh Conference - Author’s Book Signing, Richmond Marriott, Richmond, VA

Nov. 5, 10:00am-4:00PM, DC Author Festival - 901 G St NW, Washington, DC


Athens, Ohio:

Feb. 11, 2016, Ohio University, School of Media Arts & Studies, Athens, OH


Amina Hassan,PhD, author

aminahassanphd@gmail.com or radioah@hotmail.com



Sandy See

University of Oklahoma Press


405-323-3200 -office


*strikethrough indicates presentation completed
Pending:Akin Gump; John M. Langston Bar Association

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