Welcome to NABS the place where you can hear, feel and see the authentic voice of Blackstorytelling.  While you are here, be sure to visit Our Story, the Gallery, Resources and our Blog. For a one-of-a-kind LIVE storytelling experience, in which all FIVE of your senses…and BEYOND…will elevate, titillate and jubilate, we invite you to attend the “In The Tradition…” Festival & Conference, November 12-15, 2015, Victory and Vision in the Washington DC Metro Area. Visit often for updates.

NABS Fest' is Coming to Washington DC

             November 12 - 15, 2015 

NABS Statement 

The Issue of Safety
in Our Communities
has been Intensified by the
Ferguson, MO 
Grand Jury Decision

Storytelling Contest Winners

Lighting the Way:  Stories of Our Heroes/Sheroes 
Youth Winner:  
Nissa H. Brown, "Jerry Jenkins, My Hero"
Adult  Winners:
Grand Prize:  Sharon Holley, "Daddy's Girl"
2nd: Denise Chapman Acosta, "Grandma: A  Recipe for Life"
3rd: Judy Bateman, "From Shining Shoes to Politics"
Honorable Mention:  
Olivia Charmaine Morris, "My Black Sings"