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Women of Color Empowerment Conference

Eighth Annual Women of Color Empowerment Conference

Booksigning with

White House Correspondent April Ryan has a unique vantage point as the only black female reporter covering urban issues from the White House – a position she has held since the Clinton era.

April can be seen almost daily on CNN as a political analyst.  She has been featured in Vogue, Cosmopolitan and Elle magazines, The New York Times, The Washington Post – to name a few.


 April Ryan has served on the board of the prestigious White House Correspondents Association. She is one of only three African Americans in the Association’s over 100-year history to serve on its board. She is also an esteemed member of the National Press Club.


April Ryan is the author of the award-winning book, THE PRESIDENCY IN BLACK AND WHITE, and her latest book, AT MAMA’S KNEE: MOTHERS AND RACE IN BLACK AND WHITE (December 2016), where she looks at race relations through the lessons and wisdom that mothers have given their children.  A paperback version of THE PRESIDENCY IN BLACK AND WHITE – with updates about the Tump White House is also available. April’s next book, UNDER FIRE




Registering for the conference or concert, please call 954-768-9770



Event Date: 
Saturday, September 8, 2018 - 8:00am to 4:00pm
Fort Lauderdale Marriott Harbor Beach Resort & Spa
3030 Holiday Dr.
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33316
Under Fire: Reporting from the Front Lines of the Trump White House Cover Image
By April Ryan, Tamron Hall (Foreword by)
ISBN: 9781538113363
Availability: Backordered
Published: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers - September 1st, 2018

The Presidency in Black and White: My Up-Close View of Four Presidents and Race in America Cover Image
By April Ryan, Hon Elijah Cummings (Foreword by)
ISBN: 9781538106631
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers - July 18th, 2017