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Troy Johnson
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Attended New York University, Polytechnic University, Syracuse University
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Terrific New Books Coming in May Former U.S. Poet Laureate, Rita Dove will publish a collection of her poetry from the 30 year period, 1974 to 2004. ...
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This is why indie presses are so important.  Can you image anyone from a "big five" New York publisher saying anything close to what she sister is saying?
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Saldana Successfully Channels Simone in Controversial Biopic: http://aalbc.com/reviews/film-reviews.php?id=82
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I went to my polling place at 7:30 a.m.; one would have thought it was a midterm election--there was barely a soul in sight.
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Far worse is the reviewer who writes favorable reviews simply to get on an author's good side or who write a positive review to as a way to promote the book--all unbeknownst to readers.
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Learn more about the 10th Annual Black Pack Party: https://madmimi.com/s/208d87?o=ts via @madmimi
Black Pack Party 10th Anniversary Celebration Reader, we are hosting our 10th Anniversary Black Party on the evening of Wednesday, May 11th. The ven...
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We are hosting the 10th Anniversary Black Pack Party on the evening of Wednesday, May 11th. It is shaping up to be a wonderful celebration and we are looking forward to seeing you there!
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#PrinceRIP Prince Rogers Nelson 21 Nights by: http://aalbc.com/books/bookinfo.php?isbn13=9781416554448 (a 3X AALBC.com bestseller) 
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77th Day of #blackhistorymonth: April 19, 1989, a brutal rape leads to tragic miscarriage of justice for "The Central Park Five" http://aalbc.com/books/bookreview.php?isbn13=9780307266149
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Martha Kennerson is a Top 30 AALBC.com Bestselling Author Making Our List 9 Times http://aalbc.it/marthakennerson
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  • New York University, Polytechnic University, Syracuse University
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Advocate for Literacy and Web Equality
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I'm the founder and webmaster of AALBC.com (The African American Literature Book Club). Launched in 1998, AALBC.com is now the largest and most frequently visited web site dedicated to books by and about people of African descent.

I also have over 20 years of corporate experience, in roles ranging from designing wide area networks to managing international projects.

I've been covered in Publishers Weekly, Essence Magazine, The New York Times, The Amsterdam News and many other publications. Learn more about me at: http://aalbc.it/troyspeaks

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NYC Champion Diver, Visited all 50 States, President AALBC.com, Founder Huria.org, Family Man
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    President, present
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Harlem
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Black Pack Party - May 11, 2016
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They are a tremendous asset a resource for the community. I'll be there tonight (the 1st Monday of the month) enjoying the Doc Watchers series of films "Changing Your Relationship to the World One Documentary at a Time"
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