The Dreams of Scottie Benjamin
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About the Authors

Matthew Talley, 25, and Darien Harris, 24, both from Prince George's County, MD, have been working together since 2009 to bring people in local communities together.  Matthew is an entrepreneur with over eight years of experience in marketing and journalism.  Darien is a Morehouse College graduate with a background in education and communications.  

About the Illustrator

Malcolm Bailey, 25, is a graphic illustrator and self-published author of the series “The Bronx Brigade” birthed in Washington D.C. Prepared by the rigors of North Carolina Central and Howard University, Malcolm has actively integrated new African American comic series into the DC public library system in attempts to collaborate with community based reading programs at all DC libraries.