Where Stories and Culture Connect!

Lit House is a 1-Day event where Black stories connect with the Culture through artist-led conversations, paint parties, and a block party that showcases the talent and creativity of the Black community. Experience the best book signings, art market, and an indie row featuring some of today’s emerging writers during this year's Lit House in NOLA.

1 Day. 70+ Speakers. Block Party. Art Market

June 30 @ Baldwin Books & Co.

Lit House is a vibrant celebration of diverse voices and culture through the power of storytelling.

The LIT Stages

With so many events to choose from, experience the power of words and ideas at the Lit House. Featuring captivating stages showcasing inspiring speakers, artists, and authors.

Authors Corner

Author's Corner

Dedicated to book lovers,
our author signings feature both emerging and best-selling writers.


Rhythm and Beats

From high-energy beats to soulful melodies,
the block party has something
for everyone.

The Inkwell

The Inkwell

The Inkwell stage is a place where artists can truly be themselves, where creativity and freedom reign supreme.

The Curator

Tamika Newhouse is an award-winning author, publisher, and entrepreneur. She is the CEO of Delphine Publications and founder of AAMBC Inc, a global literary brand. Tamika has been featured in Essence, and Ebony magazines and has received numerous accolades for her work in publishing, including being named one of the “Shonda Rhimes of Black publishing” by ADWEEK. With a passion for empowering writers and promoting diverse voices, Tamika is a dedicated advocate for the literary community.


The Venue

Baldwin Books & Co. is a premier bookstore and event space located in the heart of NOLA. Their mission is to promote literacy, education, and community by providing a welcoming space for readers, writers, and book lovers of all ages.

Vendor Markets

The art market at Lit House in NOLA is a vibrant and diverse marketplace where attendees can discover and purchase unique artworks and handmade crafts from a variety of talented artists. It offers a one-of-a-kind shopping experience that celebrates the beauty and creativity of African American culture.


Art Market

Indie Row at Lit House during in NOLA is a unique space dedicated to independent published authors, showcasing a diverse range of literary works that you won't find on mainstream bookshelves. Meet the authors, learn about their inspiration, and take home a signed copy of your next favorite book.


Indie Row

The food truck park at Lit House is a vibrant outdoor gathering dedicated to a rotating lineup of delicious food trucks from a variety of cuisines. It offers a lively atmosphere and is perfect for enjoying a meal with friends and family. Get your eat on!


Food Truck Row