Mosaic Literary Conference

The Mosaic Literary Conference presents creative ways for keeping books and reading valuable sources of knowledge and creativity. This day of professional-development workshops will help high-school educators incorporate literature into existing curricula to further explore course work focused on cultures, history, and social studies. www.MosaicLitCon.com

Mosaic Literary Conference 2018
November 17, 12pm 
Bronx Museum of the Arts

This year’s conference will explore the current wave of women’s empowerment and how it’s been historically reflected in artistic narrative -literature, media, visual art. We will specifically explore how women artists who continue to hack at patriarchy. 


Mosaic Literary Conference 2017
November 25, 2017
Bronx Museum of the Arts

This year, MLC explored historical and contemporary presentations of black identity in literature, media, and photography; and how self-affirming imagery and text can counter negative stereotypes. To this end, the conference also presented photography exhibits Jamel Shabazz: Black Documents and Black Documents: Freedom.


Mosaic Literary Conference 2016
November 19, 2016
Bronx Museum of the Arts

MLC2016 focused on the influence James Baldwin‘s prescient writings continue to have on American culture.


Mosaic Literary Conference 2015
November 21, 2015
Bronx Museum of the Arts

This year’s conference will focus on the #BlackLivesMatter teachable moments, social and artistic movements that have risen out of Ferguson, MO, Baltimore, MD. and other police and community actions.


Mosaic Literary Conference 2014
November 15, 2014
MLC2014 celebrates Piri Thomas’ “Down These Mean Streets”
Bronx Museum of the Arts

Mosaic Literary Conference 2013, no festival held

Mosaic Literary Conference 2012
November 9 & 10, 2012

Mosaic Literary Conference 2011, no festival held

Mosaic Literary Conference 2010
November 5 & 6, 2010
MLC2010 celebrated the 85th anniversary of the birth of Malcolm X and the 45 anniversary of the publishing of The Autobiography of Malcolm X.
Hostos Community College

Mosaic Literary Conference 2009
Saturday, November 7
Hostos Community College, Bronx NY

Re:Verse Festival 2008
Saturday, October 25
Hostos Community College, Bronx NY

Re:Verse Festival 2007, no festival held

Re:Verse Festival 2006
Friday & Saturday, November 10 & 11
Bronx Museum of the Arts
Youth film presentation by Ghetto Film School

Re:Verse Festival 2005, no festival held

Re:Verse Festival 2004
Saturday, October 2
Bronx Museum of the Arts

Re:Verse Festival 2003
Saturday, September 20
Bronx Museum of the Arts