Children’s Africana Book Awards (CABA)
25th Anniversary Dinner
Friday, November 3, 2017
6:00 – 9:00 p.m.
St. Francis Hall, 1340 Quincy Street NW, Washington, DC 20017
The Children’s Africana Book Awards (CABA) are presented annually at the CABA Dinner to the authors and illustrators of the best children’s and young adult books on Africa published or republished in the U.S. The awards were created by Africa Access and the Outreach Council of the African Studies Association (ASA) to encourage the publication and use of accurate, balanced children’s materials about Africa. This year is the 25th anniversary of the Children’s Africana Book Awards.
The 25th anniversary dinner honors long-serving CABA committee members and CABA winners- past and present.
Honorary Dinner Committee
Fatima Barnes Amelia Fitzjohn Broderick Mbye Cham Johnnetta Cole
Josephine Dawuni Jacqueline Kakembo Ethelbert Miller Mattie Sharpless