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The 9th Annual

Langston Hughes Literary Arts Festival

Singing Our Songs: Celebrating the Power of the Written Word
through Performances, Poetry, and Prose

This one-day festival celebrates writers and the power of writing in our diverse Queens community. Come along for a day of engaging, informative panels and talks by accomplished authors.

Saturday, December 2, 11 am–5 pm

Langston Hughes Community Library & Cultural Center 100-01 Northern Boulevard, Corona


Dr. Naima Johnston Bush

Pat G’Orge-Walker


Special Presentations by Literature to Life, Poets Network & Exchange,
and Blind Beggar Press, Inc.


The Langston Hughes Literary Arts Festival is made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature. Funding for Cultural Arts programming and events is provided in part by: NYS Education Department’s Assembly Discretionary Grant from Assembly Member Jeff Aubry; New York State Council on the Arts; NYC Department of Cultural Affairs; the Queens Borough President’s Office; Queens Public Library System; the Library Action Committee of Corona-East Elmhurst, Inc.; private donations and other contributions.