91st Annual Black History Luncheon
Our annual luncheon was held Saturday, February 25, 2017
at the Washington Renaissance Hotel, 999 Ninth Street, NW, Washington, D.C. 20001.
Our keynote speaker, The Hon. James Clyburn, signed copies of his book at the conclusion of the luncheon. You may download a copy of the announcement flyer by clicking the image below.
View a video of Ms. Sylvia Cyrus, Executive Director of ASALH speaking to the media about this year’s Black History Luncheon.
View an interview with ASALH Secretary Dr. Karsonya Wise Whitehead about the importance of Black History Month.
Read the press release for this year’s Black History Luncheon.
Hashtags for promoting the Featured Authors event and luncheon:
The Honorable James E. Clyburn,
U.S. House of Representatives from South Carolina
Ms. Andrea Roane,
WUSA9 EMMY and
GRACIE award winning news anchor
Prior to the luncheon we held a Featured Authors Event with dozens of authors on hand who sold and signed their books, from 10 a.m. – Noon. This event was free and open to the public. For more details click here.