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The Motown Literary Network has been live on blogtalkradio.com since fall of 2009, with nearly 10,000 downloads. Our 30 minute, weekly show airs Wednesdays at 5:30 p.m. EST with a focus on everything related to the literary world, from the writing process to author highlights to the nuts and bolts of publishing. Although the show can be heard by listeners all over the world, and our guests may come from all over the country, our target audience is readers and writers in Michigan with an interest in the Michigan literary community. Established in 2000, Motown Writers Network and The Michigan Literary Network were created to strengthen Michigan's Literary Community. Drawing readers, writers, authors, poets and more together, the networks' mission is to connect readers to Michigan literary works, educate and connect writers and poets to resources, provide events and venues for authors to showcase their work and a lot more. To sign up for updates on The Michigan Literary Network, scroll below. Visit our website and help strengthen the Michigan Literary Network, by sending our information to other readers and writers!

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Today's guests are Edmund Jones, author of The Nerdy Homecoming King, and Dr. Truman Hudson Jr. of the BMe Community and Chris Rutherford of Broadside Lotus Press discuss the upcoming Notice2Potus Essay, Poetry and Spoken Word Contest. Interview 1: A little about The Nerdy Homecoming King: The Nerdy Homecoming King is about Nicolas Williams, a young man on his way to high school with one goal in mind—become the valedictorian! From first love turmoil to being the big brother of a special needs sibling, Nicolas must face the world and adapt to become more than he ever thought possible. www.thenerdyhomecomingking.com Interview 2: Dr. Truman HudWhat would you say to the President! ATTENTION all young writers ages 14-24! Don't miss this opportunity to be heard and participate in a nation wide speaking tour about what matters most to us! Broadside Lotus Press is proud to be a co-sponsor of this event! For Details: http://www.bmecommunity.org/notice2potus/
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Today's guest is Kai Mann of Eyeology Inc. to talk about her social media consulting and other services for authors. About Eyeology Inc: Eyeology INC is an Innovative, Navigational, and Creative company that works with its clients from... more

Today, we're revisiting our previously aired interview with "The Turner House" author Angela Flournoy because her book has recently been released in paperback. About the Book: The Turners have lived on Yarrow Street for over... more

Today, Sylvia Hubbard interview poet/author James Chandler about his new book Equality: The Purpose of the Revolution. About the Book: These are poems to inspire the masses to join in the fight for justice and equality for all; fighting the... more

Today's guest is Lisa R. Gray, author of "They Don't Tell: Child Abuse, A Mother's Perspective." ?Mom, if I had something to tell you. Would you be a mom or would you be a friend?? Those were the words that would be forever etched... more

#Michlit talks w/Poet, One Single Rose about writing, publishing & marketing poetry, upcoming events and MORE! Listen! Rosemarie Wilson a.k.a. One Single Rose is an award winning poet, writer, playwright, singer, actress, and a... more

This is a replay of an April 2016 interview with the Detroit Poetry Society discussing its latest project.

Pam Rossi has been a radio DJ for over 25 years, mostly broadcasting in Metro Detroit, where she was born and raised. For the last 12, she's been hosting and producing the Over Easy show on 94.7 WCSX, a classic rock station. Over the... more

Although this is a replay, this is still a very powerful interview with Actor and poet Omari Hardwick, The Michigan Literary Network had the honor of obtaining for a very magnificient movie. About Middle of Nowhere: Winner of the Best Director... more

Today's guest is writer Desiree Cooper author of the new book "Know the Mother." A 2015 Kresge Artist Fellow, Desiree Cooper is a former attorney, Pulitzer Prize-nominated journalist and Detroit community activist whose fiction... more
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