Black Authors Matter TV

You don’t want to miss being part of this innovative platform that features new author releases and the latest book industry news. On Tuesdays at 7:00 p.m. CST Black Authors Matter TV features authors and industry experts that are making a difference in African-American literature. One-on-one interviews are conducted via Zoom and streamed live on the National Black Book Festival’s Facebook page with 96,000+ followers. The show is also a podcast on the top six podcast platforms, including Spotify, Apple, Amazon, and Google.

BLACK AUTHORS MATTER TV AWARDS: The awards show was live-streamed on Tuesday, May 14 @ 7 pm CST. View the Awards Show in its entirety HERE.

Learn more about Black Authors Matter TV by viewing our informational video HERE.

This incredible exposure costs only $179.00. Here’s what your package includes:

  • Inclusion in the continuous FB and Instagram promotion that will occur for one week leading up to your interview (as shown in the graphic here).
  • A 25-minute interview via Zoom to discuss your most recent book, your book tour or event, your vision, your upcoming projects, etc. The interview will be live-streamed on Facebook and saved in our video archives once completed, as well as major podcast platforms and our YouTube channel.
  • An MP4 file of the interview to post on your website or social media platforms.
  • Guaranteed inclusion in the nominations process for the 2025 Black Authors Matter TV Awards.
  • A custom Black Authors Matter t-shirt (at no additional cost). Sizes range from XS to 5XL.

A maximum of four featured guests are interviewed each week. We are currently booking for the months of August and September. Reach more readers and sell more books!

View previous episodes of Black Authors Matter TV here

Purchase your Black Authors Matter TV Ad Package for $179.00 by selecting “Add to Cart” below:

AFTER you order your package, select your interview date/time and submit your interview/book info here

Interested in sponsoring one of the weekly Black Authors Matter TV segments? Be a sponsor for only $99.00 and receive four mentions throughout the first available weekly live-stream event. Order your sponsorship by selecting “Add to Cart” below:

Order your Black Authors Matter merchandise here

View the 2024 Black Authors Matter TV Awards Show here

If you have any questions, please contact Gwen Richardson, web site manager, toll-free at 1-800-340-5454.