Vendor Application 


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 The 35th “In the Tradition...” 
Annual National Black Storytelling Festival and Conference

“The African American Story: From Chains to Wings”
        November 8-12, 2017






Download, complete and submit the VENDOR APPLICATION to be considered for merchant space at the 34th “In the Tradition...” National Black Storytelling Festival and Conference sponsored by the National Association of Black Storytellers, Inc. by August 10th.  A brief description of the product(s) you wish to sell and photographs or a brochure must accompany the application. Vendors from previous years, please send pictures of the current or new merchandise you will be selling. Upon receipt of your completed application, it will be reviewed and you will be advised of the results no later than August 20th. If selected, you must send check or money order to NABS by September 1, 2017. If fee is not received by September 1th, another vendor will be selected. Update Festival information can be viewed at  



Send 2017 Juried Showcase Application to NABS to:


Dr. Caroliese F. Reed
859 N. 29th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19130




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