Category: Events

FJ Named Among 100 Most Influential People in Philadelphia

What an honor it was to be ranked #25 on the list of the 100 Most Influential People in Philadelphia! Philly is my new home and I cam back here to continue the work to liberate marginalized people. It was a great honor to be recognized for my work. Here is my personal profile: http://www.phillymag.com/news/2017/10/21/feminista-jones-writer-activist/ Here is […]

#BMCC17: Black Moms Connection Conference 8/13–Toronto, ON

Black Moms Connection Conference (#BMCC17) is a one-day experience that will focus on equipping black mothers and women to increase their social, emotional and financial well-being. A full day of sharing, shopping and connecting through lively panels, keynote chat with MP Celina Caesar-Chavannes, financial literacy with @TD_Canada and more. I’m going to be speaking on […]

#MLKSitIn 7/23/17: Calling All Organizers (Any Experience Level)

Join Leslie Mac and I for the 2nd Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Sit-in taking place at a MLK space near you!! We’re currently seeking organizers to help us set us various events around the United States and abroad. Last year, we had an amazing turnout in cities across America. There was joy, reflection, […]

#PTBBook Signing and Reading in Baltimore, June 13, 2015

                Saturday, June 13th DC, VIRGINIA, MARYLAND: I’m coming to your area to do readings and signings! Stop by Sugar, voted Baltimore’s Best Adult Store 7 years in a row, where I will be signing and reading excerpts from my novel, Push the Button! I will be signing books from […]

FJ Goes to London for #WOWLDN

Hello!! I recently had the opportunity to travel to London, England to speak at the Women of the World (WOW) Festival at Southbank Center. I was honored to be invited and I had a BLAST. It was so awesome to connect with so many of my fans and readers in London as well as meet […]

FJ at @Penn – Kelly Writer’s House “Feminisms” Talk

I was honored to be invited to speak at my alma mater, the University of Pennsylvania. For the Feminism/s series, hosted by the Kelly Writers House, I shared my beginnings as a writer, activist, and Black feminist woman, and how I’ve committed my life to helping others as a writer, social worker, and activist. Check […]

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