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NEWS FLASH - aaduna receives more press!!!!!!

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POSTED by:  The Committee Room - "Founded in 2011, The Committee Room covers the different aspects of the literary world including writing, reading, publishing, and bookselling.  We offer original articles and interviews along with links to exceptional material found on other websites and blogs.  At The Committee Room, the interested reader will always find something of interest.  Our name is taken from the title of a story in James Joyce's Dubliners and emphasizes our respect for good writing and our role as a place of discussion"http://www.thecommroom.com/Monday, January 28, 2013
TCR Literary Journals Series: aaduna The Committee Room is pleased to continue its TCR Literary Journals Series with a look at aaduna, an independent, exclusively online publication founded in 2010 and based in the historic central New York community of Auburn.
Aaduna takes its name from the phrase "aaduna si dofa rey" meaning "the world is huge" in the Wolof language s…

aaduna supports NAACP and MLK, Jr. Celebrations

bill berry, jr. and Lisa A. Brennan represented the aaduna community of writers and artists at the 14th Annual NAACP Auburn/Cayuga Branch Martin Luther King Jr. Millennium Luncheon convened on January 23, 2013 at the Sunset Restaurant in Auburn.  Five individuals were recognized and awarded for their service and dedication to the needs of the community.  Eli Hernandez, president of this local chapter, serves on the aaduna Board of Directors. Lisa and bill also attended "A Legacy Fulfilled - A Dream Celebrated," which was The 38th Annual City-Wide Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration convened at The Apostolic Church of the Lord Jesus Christ in Auburn.  The mayor of Auburn, the City's school superintendent and a variety of other community leaders attended the ecumenical service, which also raised funds for a local graduating high school senior scholarship program.  Rev. Paul Gordon Carter, Pastor of Thompson Memorial African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church, del…