<div dir="ltr"><div class="gmail_quote">u<br><br><br>
  
  
  
  <u></u>


        
        

<div alink="#0000FF" bgcolor="#FFFFFF" class="m_4501750161828775707scayt-enabled" link="#0000FF" style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;font-size:12px;color:#333333" vlink="#0000FF">


  <table cellpadding="5" cellspacing="0" border="0" align="center">
    <tbody><tr>
      <td>
        <a href="http://cts.vresp.com/fbl?6070bd5c25/2449d8d51a/http%3A%2F%2Fhosted-p0.vresp.com%2F688570%2F6070bd5c25%2FARCHIVE%23like" target="_blank"><img border="0" src="http://img-ak.verticalresponse.com/social_sharing/social_sharing.placeholder.facebook.png"></a>
      </td>
      <td>
        <a href="http://cts.vresp.com/ts?6070bd5c25/2449d8d51a/http%3A%2F%2Fapi.addthis.com%2Foexchange%2F0.8%2Fforward%2Ftwitter%2Foffer%3Ftemplate%3D%257B%257Btitle%257D%257D%2B%257B%257Burl%257D%257D%26url%3Dhttp%253A%252F%252Fhosted-p0.vresp.com%252F688570%252F6070bd5c25%252FARCHIVE%26shortener%3Dbitly%26title%3DBLACK%2BLIVES%2BHAVE%2BALWAYS%2BMATTERED%2BAvailable%2Bfor%2BSale" target="_blank"><img border="0" src="http://img-ak.verticalresponse.com/social_sharing/social_sharing.placeholder.twitter.png"></a>
      </td>
      <td>
        <a href="http://cts.vresp.com/ls?6070bd5c25/2449d8d51a/http%3A%2F%2Fapi.addthis.com%2Foexchange%2F0.8%2Fforward%2Flinkedin%2Foffer%3Ftemplate%3D%257B%257Btitle%257D%257D%2B%257B%257Burl%257D%257D%26url%3Dhttp%253A%252F%252Fhosted-p0.vresp.com%252F688570%252F6070bd5c25%252FARCHIVE%26shortener%3Dbitly%26title%3DBLACK%2BLIVES%2BHAVE%2BALWAYS%2BMATTERED%2BAvailable%2Bfor%2BSale" target="_blank"><img border="0" src="http://img-ak.verticalresponse.com/social_sharing/social_sharing.placeholder.linkedin.png"></a>
      </td>
    </tr>
  </tbody></table>




<div style="width:600px;margin:0 auto 0 auto">
<table align="center" border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" width="600">
        <tbody>
                <tr>
                        <td bgcolor="#9ea0a2" style="padding:15px">
                        <div style="line-height:18px;font-size:11px;color:#000000"> </div>

                        <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" width="600">
                                <tbody>
                                        <tr>
                                                <td align="center" bgcolor="#ffffff"><img align="none" alt="BLHAM-Front-Cover-6x9-FINAL 2" border="0" height="900" hspace="0" src="http://img-ak.verticalresponse.com/media/4/c/9/4c9ab80a45/6070bd5c25/7e70536518/library/BLHAM-Front-Cover-6x9-FINAL%202.jpg" style="width:600px;height:900px" title="BLHAM-Front-Cover-6x9-FINAL 2" vspace="0" width="600"></td>
                                        </tr>
                                        <tr>
                                                <td bgcolor="#ffffff" style="color:#000000;padding:10px">
                                                <div style="text-align:center">
                                                <div style="text-align:center">
                                                <div style="text-align:center">
                                                <div style="margin:10px 10px 10px 10px">
                                                <div style="text-align:left">
                                                <p style="text-align:center"><span style="font-size:14pt"><strong><span style="font-family:tahoma,geneva,sans-serif">Available for Sale on <a href="http://cts.vresp.com/c/?TheInterculturalAlli/6070bd5c25/2449d8d51a/6d41d86c19" target="_blank">Amazon.com</a></span></strong></span></p>

                                                <p style="text-align:center"><span style="font-size:18pt">Personal. Political. Enlightening.<br>
                                                Angry. Frustrated. Affirming.</span><br>
                                                <br>
                                                <span style="font-size:14pt">Personal stories, essays and poetry that explore the<br>
                                                complexity of the Black experience.</span><br>
                                                <br>
                                                <span style="font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif"><span style="font-size:12pt">Visit our <a href="http://cts.vresp.com/c/?TheInterculturalAlli/6070bd5c25/2449d8d51a/7a58ac67cd" title="2LP SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS" target="_blank">website</a> and meet the 79 contributors<br>
                                                to this groundbreaking collection.<br>
                                                <br>
                                                <span style="font-size:10pt"><a href="http://cts.vresp.com/c/?TheInterculturalAlli/6070bd5c25/2449d8d51a/86ee1dab45" target="_blank"><strong>2LP EXPLORATIONS IN DIVERSITY</strong></a><br>
                                                Sean Frederick Forbes, Series Editor</span></span></span></p>
                                                <span style="font-size:10pt"><span style="font-family:tahoma,geneva,sans-serif"><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:verdana,geneva,sans-serif"><img alt="spacer.gif" height="16" src="http://img-ak.verticalresponse.com/email_layout/3221/spacer.gif" style="display:block;width:1px;height:16px" width="1"> </span> </span> </span></span>

                                                <div style="text-align:center"><span style="font-size:10pt"><span style="font-family:tahoma,geneva,sans-serif"><strong><strong><strong><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:verdana,geneva,sans-serif"><a href="http://cts.vresp.com/c/?TheInterculturalAlli/6070bd5c25/2449d8d51a/f597187d30" target="_blank"><img align="none" alt="2LeafPress-Logo-hi-res-(1470x358)" border="0" height="49" hspace="0" src="http://img-ak.verticalresponse.com/media/4/c/9/4c9ab80a45/6070bd5c25/7e70536518/library/2LeafPress-Logo-hi-res-(1470x358).jpg" style="width:200px;height:49px" title="2LeafPress-Logo-hi-res-(1470x358)" vspace="0" width="200"></a><br>
                                                <span style="font-size:10pt"><span style="font-size:8pt"><strong>A SMALL PRESS WITH BIG IDEAS!</strong></span><br>
                                                NEW YORK<br>
                                                <a href="http://cts.vresp.com/c/?TheInterculturalAlli/6070bd5c25/2449d8d51a/0d5de0a6dc" target="_blank">www.2leafpress.org</a></span></span></span></strong></strong></strong></span></span></div>
                                                <strong><strong> </strong></strong></div>
                                                </div>
                                                </div>
                                                </div>
                                                </div>
                                                </td>
                                        </tr>
                                </tbody>
                        </table>
                        </td>
                </tr>
        </tbody>
</table>
</div>
 



<br>
<br style="clear:both">

<hr>
<table border="0" cellspacing="0" width="100%" cellpadding="5">
  <tbody><tr>
    <td>
      <font face="arial,verdana" size="1">
        
           <a href="http://hosted.verticalresponse.com/688570/6070bd5c25/289156741/2449d8d51a/" target="_blank">Click to view this email in a browser</a>
           <br><br>
         
       If you no longer wish to receive these emails, please reply to this message with "Unsubscribe" in the subject line or simply click on the following link: 
 
<a href="http://cts.vresp.com/u?6070bd5c25/2449d8d51a/mlpftw" target="_blank">Unsubscribe</a>


</font>
    </td>
  </tr>
</tbody></table>

<hr>

<table border="0" cellpadding="5" cellspacing="0" width="100%">
  <tbody><tr>
    <td>
      <font face="arial,verdana" size="1">
                  The Intercultural Alliance of Artists & Scholars, Inc.<br>
        P.O. Box 4378<br>
                  Grand Central Station<br>
                New York, New York 10163-4378<br>
                  US<br>
        
       <p>
          
<a href="http://www.verticalresponse.com/content/pm_policy.html" target="_blank">Read</a> the VerticalResponse marketing policy.


        </p>
      </font>
    </td>
    <td align="right">
      <a href="http://www.verticalresponse.com/landing/ef/?mm/6070bd5c25&utm_campaign=footer&utm_medium=referral&utm_source=footer" target="_blank">
<img border="0" alt="Try Email Marketing with VerticalResponse!" src="http://img-ak.verticalresponse.com/pwrby_vr_logo_120.gif">
</a>

    </td>
  </tr>
</tbody></table>

  <img alt="" src="http://cts.vresp.com/o.gif?6070bd5c25/2449d8d51a/mlpftw">





  <img src="http://er.prod.verticalresponse.com/ERMO/E/1910/7dd32/3938f17d8182a22fde1467ff9d0bb5c5/pixel.gif" style="border:0px">









  
    <img src="https://pippio.com/api/sync?pid=5005&_=1&it=4&iv=3938f17d8182a22fde1467ff9d0bb5c5&it=4&iv=cba4cb81c81392287cbe29d3519fb213560de230&it=4&iv=8e7253c1f7ba1d8a9b9b436684b8da6deff3a03504192f70b90b18ec6abba659" width="1" height="1" border="0" style="display:none;overflow:hidden">
  
    <img src="https://pippio.com/api/sync?pid=5005&_=2&it=4&iv=3938f17d8182a22fde1467ff9d0bb5c5&it=4&iv=cba4cb81c81392287cbe29d3519fb213560de230&it=4&iv=8e7253c1f7ba1d8a9b9b436684b8da6deff3a03504192f70b90b18ec6abba659" width="1" height="1" border="0" style="display:none;overflow:hidden">
  
    <img src="https://pippio.com/api/sync?pid=5005&_=3&it=4&iv=3938f17d8182a22fde1467ff9d0bb5c5&it=4&iv=cba4cb81c81392287cbe29d3519fb213560de230&it=4&iv=8e7253c1f7ba1d8a9b9b436684b8da6deff3a03504192f70b90b18ec6abba659" width="1" height="1" border="0" style="display:none;overflow:hidden">
  
    <img src="https://pippio.com/api/sync?pid=5005&_=4&it=4&iv=3938f17d8182a22fde1467ff9d0bb5c5&it=4&iv=cba4cb81c81392287cbe29d3519fb213560de230&it=4&iv=8e7253c1f7ba1d8a9b9b436684b8da6deff3a03504192f70b90b18ec6abba659" width="1" height="1" border="0" style="display:none;overflow:hidden">
  
    <img src="https://pippio.com/api/sync?pid=5005&_=5&it=4&iv=3938f17d8182a22fde1467ff9d0bb5c5&it=4&iv=cba4cb81c81392287cbe29d3519fb213560de230&it=4&iv=8e7253c1f7ba1d8a9b9b436684b8da6deff3a03504192f70b90b18ec6abba659" width="1" height="1" border="0" style="display:none;overflow:hidden">
  
    <img src="https://pippio.com/api/sync?pid=5005&_=6&it=4&iv=3938f17d8182a22fde1467ff9d0bb5c5&it=4&iv=cba4cb81c81392287cbe29d3519fb213560de230&it=4&iv=8e7253c1f7ba1d8a9b9b436684b8da6deff3a03504192f70b90b18ec6abba659" width="1" height="1" border="0" style="display:none;overflow:hidden">
  
    <img src="https://pippio.com/api/sync?pid=5005&_=7&it=4&iv=3938f17d8182a22fde1467ff9d0bb5c5&it=4&iv=cba4cb81c81392287cbe29d3519fb213560de230&it=4&iv=8e7253c1f7ba1d8a9b9b436684b8da6deff3a03504192f70b90b18ec6abba659" width="1" height="1" border="0" style="display:none;overflow:hidden">
  
    <img src="https://pippio.com/api/sync?pid=5005&_=8&it=4&iv=3938f17d8182a22fde1467ff9d0bb5c5&it=4&iv=cba4cb81c81392287cbe29d3519fb213560de230&it=4&iv=8e7253c1f7ba1d8a9b9b436684b8da6deff3a03504192f70b90b18ec6abba659" width="1" height="1" border="0" style="display:none;overflow:hidden">
  
    <img src="https://pippio.com/api/sync?pid=5005&_=9&it=4&iv=3938f17d8182a22fde1467ff9d0bb5c5&it=4&iv=cba4cb81c81392287cbe29d3519fb213560de230&it=4&iv=8e7253c1f7ba1d8a9b9b436684b8da6deff3a03504192f70b90b18ec6abba659" width="1" height="1" border="0" style="display:none;overflow:hidden">
  
    <img src="https://pippio.com/api/sync?pid=5005&_=10&it=4&iv=3938f17d8182a22fde1467ff9d0bb5c5&it=4&iv=cba4cb81c81392287cbe29d3519fb213560de230&it=4&iv=8e7253c1f7ba1d8a9b9b436684b8da6deff3a03504192f70b90b18ec6abba659" width="1" height="1" border="0" style="display:none;overflow:hidden">
  



  
    <img border="0" width="1" height="1" src="http://traverse.verticalresponse.com/v1/1975ef06-0366-405a-8889-0baa5044edff/0.gif?emailMd5Lower=3938f17d8182a22fde1467ff9d0bb5c5">
  
    <img border="0" width="1" height="1" src="http://traverse.verticalresponse.com/v1/1975ef06-0366-405a-8889-0baa5044edff/1.gif?emailMd5Lower=3938f17d8182a22fde1467ff9d0bb5c5">
  
    <img border="0" width="1" height="1" src="http://traverse.verticalresponse.com/v1/1975ef06-0366-405a-8889-0baa5044edff/2.gif?emailMd5Lower=3938f17d8182a22fde1467ff9d0bb5c5">
  
    <img border="0" width="1" height="1" src="http://traverse.verticalresponse.com/v1/1975ef06-0366-405a-8889-0baa5044edff/3.gif?emailMd5Lower=3938f17d8182a22fde1467ff9d0bb5c5">
  
    <img border="0" width="1" height="1" src="http://traverse.verticalresponse.com/v1/1975ef06-0366-405a-8889-0baa5044edff/4.gif?emailMd5Lower=3938f17d8182a22fde1467ff9d0bb5c5">
  
  
    <img border="0" width="1" height="1" src="http://traverse.verticalresponse.com/v1/1975ef06-0366-405a-8889-0baa5044edff/0.gif?emailSha1Lower=cba4cb81c81392287cbe29d3519fb213560de230">
  
    <img border="0" width="1" height="1" src="http://traverse.verticalresponse.com/v1/1975ef06-0366-405a-8889-0baa5044edff/1.gif?emailSha1Lower=cba4cb81c81392287cbe29d3519fb213560de230">
  
    <img border="0" width="1" height="1" src="http://traverse.verticalresponse.com/v1/1975ef06-0366-405a-8889-0baa5044edff/2.gif?emailSha1Lower=cba4cb81c81392287cbe29d3519fb213560de230">
  
    <img border="0" width="1" height="1" src="http://traverse.verticalresponse.com/v1/1975ef06-0366-405a-8889-0baa5044edff/3.gif?emailSha1Lower=cba4cb81c81392287cbe29d3519fb213560de230">
  
    <img border="0" width="1" height="1" src="http://traverse.verticalresponse.com/v1/1975ef06-0366-405a-8889-0baa5044edff/4.gif?emailSha1Lower=cba4cb81c81392287cbe29d3519fb213560de230">
  



  <img src="http://io.verticalresponse.com?noscript=1&ret=img&companyId=9&id=sha1_email:cba4cb81c81392287cbe29d3519fb213560de230"> 


</div>



</div><br></div>