SUPPORT THE FOUNDERS OF BLACK HISTORY MONTH! REGISTER FOR THE AUTHOR’S BOOK TALK EVENT

ASALH will hold innovative virtual programming in the month of September celebrating the 2021 Black History Theme, The Black Family: Representation, Identity, and Diversity.

To register for the Author’s Book Talk Event, you can pay online.

If you are purchasing for an organization, please call ASALH at 202-238-5915.

WHY REGISTER?

A High-Impact Opportunity to Reach a Targeted Audience

The ASALH Annual meeting provides your organization with an opportunity to reach a targeted audience of approximately 1,000 community builders, historians, educators, business professionals and students globally. The Author’s Book Talk event at the 106th Annual Meeting and Virtual Conference will be available on-demand throughout September 2021 by individuals who are enthusiastic about the history of America and the African diaspora. Many of these individuals will participate in more than 75 scheduled academic sessions. 

Please plan to take advantage of this great opportunity. Space is limited. Authors and their presses are invited to purchase an ad in the virtual conference souvenir journal. 

More About Registering for the Author’s Book Talk Event

We invite you to participate in the Author’s Book Talk Event at the 106th Annual Meeting and Virtual Conference September 14 – September 30, 2021. There is a $50 registration fee and participants MUST be a member of ASALH. 

The Author’s Book Talk registration includes:

  • 15 minute digital Author’s Book Talk 

  • Author’s Book Talk replay available on-demand on ASALH TV, the Association’s YouTube channel for three months

  • Branded as Author’s Book Talk participate in email marketing and social media promotion 

  • Name, logo and link to discount code featured on the ASALH Bookshelf

As an ASALH conference supporter

  • Gain more visibility among a culturally responsive targeted audience

  • Provide information on your publications, programs or services to attendees who are likely to need resources for their future studies in Black history

  • Build a strong network of potential customers as well as other professionals in your industry

Register early to secure your digital space at the Author’s Book Talk Event.  Upon registration, you secure the next available conference date to present your book. Those dates include each Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday September 14 – 25, 2021. Author’s must be a member of ASALH with current membership. Ship a signed copy of the intended book(s) for sale at the Author’s Book Talk Event to ASALH national headquarters. All steps must be completed before your registration can be processed.  Author’s Book Talk Event will be listed on the ASALH Bookshelf webpage

About the Author’s Book Talk Event Virtual Presentation

The Author’s Book Talk Event will feature one author for a 15 minute virtual presentation during the 106th Annual Meeting and Virtual Conference. Presented alongside ASALH After Hours sessions, author’s can promote products, services, and programs to the attention of the ASALH attendees. A replay of the 15 minute digital book talk will be available on-demand on ASALH TV, the Association’s premier YouTube channel. 

If you have any questions, please contact ASALH staff at 202-238-5911. We look forward to the opportunity to bring your products, services, and programs to the attention of the ASALH attendees. 

Don’t forget, authors and their presses are invited to purchase an ad in the virtual conference souvenir journal. 

You can register for the Author’s Book Talk Event HERE (coming soon).

RATES

$50

Author’s Book Talk replay available 24/7 on ASALH TV, the Association’s YouTube channel for three months

If you have any questions, please contact ASALH staff at exhibits@asalh.org. We look forward to the opportunity to bring your book to the attention of the ASALH attendees. You can register for the Author’s Book Talk Event here.

COMPLETED APPLICATIONS REQUIRE ALL OF THE FOLLOWING:

1. Author must be a member of ASALH
2. A completed Online Registration Form
3. Paid membership fee and paid additional processing fee of $50 are non-refundable.
4. A signed copy of the intended book(s) for sale at the Author’s Book Talk event
5. All steps must be completed in order for your application to be processed.

Interested in Sponsoring, Advertising or Exhibiting?

Contact Danyell Taylor at (202) 238-5910 or dtaylor@asalh.org to learn more.