Get Ready for the 2016 Uhuru Book Fair & Flea Market!

It's almost that time of the year again! 

Help get ready for the return of the

Uhuru Book Fair & Flea Market!

Want to participate in building the Book Fair? Just come to one of our community meetings - they're open to everyone, and we'd love to see you there!

Meetings are held every other Wednesday at Uhuru Furniture & Collectibles, located at 832 N. Broad St., on the corner of Broad & Parrish.

Upcoming Meetings:

Wed. August 31st - 7:00PM-8:30PM

Wed. September 7th - 7:00PM-8:30PM
Wed. September 14th - 7:00PM-8:30PM
Wed. September 21st - 7:00PM-8:30PM

Program for the 2015 Book Fair!


11:00 Introduction (Tiffany Murphy & Tina Mouzone)
11:05 African Drumming: Baba Zumbi
11:20 Zumba Warm-Up: Michelle Mercer (Philly FIT Gym)
11:35 Author Reading: Harriet Bained
11:40 Author Reading: Soyinka Ogunbusola
11:45 Poet: E the Poet MC
11:55 Poet: Tyree Evans
12:05 Author Reading: Nehemiah Davis
12:10 Author Reading: Billel El
12:20 Youth Poet: Justin Ellis
12:30 Poet: Tyree Evans
12:40 Singer: Terrell Brown
12:45 Author Reading: Herbert Robinson
12:50 African Drumming: Brother Saayid
1:00 Keynote Speaker: Chairman Omali Yeshitela
1:30 Author Reading: Eloise Prescott
1:35 Author Reading: Maryam Kabeer Faye
1:40 Poet: Jay Knives
1:50 Author Reading: Robyn Irving
2:00 Poet: Shyste
2:10 Author Reading: Sylvia Briscoe
2:20 Author Reading: Dennean Handfield
2:25 Presentation: Penny Hess (African People's Solidarity Committee)
2:40 Poetry: MOVE Youth
2:50 Singer: Tina Mouzone
3:05 Keynote Speaker: Chairman Omali Yeshitela
3:35 Band: Coco Sol and the Chillettes
4:05 Author Reading: Qiyamah Abdullah (Self Publishing)
4:10 Band: Weez the Peeples & Sistahs Laying Down Hands (Lead Percussionist Karen Smith & ft. Rhanda Rize)