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Clyde W. Ford

Psychotherapist, Mythologist & Author of "Of Blood and Sweat"

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Clyde W. Ford Biography

Clyde W. Ford was born in NYC. He’s the author of thirteen works of fiction and non-fiction. He's also a psychotherapist, an accomplished mythologist, and a sought-after public speaker.

In 2006, Ford received the Zora Neale Hurston/Richard Wright Award in African American fiction. He was named a “Literary Lion” by the King County Library System in 2006, 2007, 2008, and 2019. Ford was voted “Best Writer of Bellingham, Washington” in 2006 and 2007 by readers of the Cascadia Weekly and he received the 2007 Bellingham, Washington Mayor’s Arts Award in Literature. Ford is currently a speaker for Humanities Washington, an affiliate of the NEH, where he presents a program entitled, "Let's Talk About Race," around the state.

Ford has participated in hundreds of media interviews and has appeared on the Oprah Winfrey Show, New Dimensions Radio, and National Public Radio. He lives in Bellingham, Washington where he writes aboard his 30-foot trawler, and cruises the waters of the Inside Passage.

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Of Blood and Sweat: Black Lives and the Making of White Power and Wealth

Of Blood and Sweat: Black Lives and the Making of White Power and Wealth

Think Black: A Memoir

Think Black: A Memoir

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  • What are the speaker fees for Clyde W. Ford

    Speaking fees for Clyde W. Ford, or any other speakers and celebrities, are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. The estimated fees to book Clyde W. Ford are under $10,000 for live events and under $10,000 for virtual events. For the most current speaking fee to hire Clyde W. Ford, click the Check Availability button above and complete the form on this page, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to speak directly with an experienced booking agent.
  • What topics does Clyde W. Ford speak about?

    Clyde W. Ford is a keynote speaker and industry expert whose speaking topics include Authors, Black History, Diversity Speakers, Virtual Speakers.
  • Where does Clyde W. Ford travel from?

    Clyde W. Ford generally travels from Bellingham, WA, USA, but can be booked for private corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances across the country.
  • Who is Clyde W. Ford’s agent?

    AAE Speakers Bureau has successfully booked keynote speakers like Clyde W. Ford for clients worldwide since 2002. As a full-service speaker booking agency, we have access to virtually any speaker or celebrity in the world. Our agents are happy and able to submit an offer to the speaker or celebrity of your choice, letting you benefit from our reputation and long-standing relationships in the industry. Please click the Check Availability button above and complete the form on this page including the details of your event, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536, and one of our agents will assist you to book Clyde W. Ford for your next private or corporate function.
  • What is a full-service speaker booking agency?

    AAE Speakers Bureau is a full-service speaker booking agency, meaning we can completely manage the speaker’s or celebrity’s engagement with your organization from the time of booking your speaker through the event’s completion. We provide all of the services you need to host Clyde W. Ford or any other speaker of your choice, including offer negotiation, contractual assistance, accounting and billing, and event speaker travel and logistics services. When you book a speaker with us, we manage the process of hosting a speaker for you as an extension of your team. Our goal is to give our clients peace of mind and a best-in-class service experience when booking a speaker with us.
  • Why is AAE Speakers Bureau different from other booking agencies?

    If you’re looking for the best, unbiased speaker recommendations, paired with a top-notch customer service experience, you’re in the right place. At AAE Speakers Bureau, we exclusively represent the interests of our clients - professional organizations, companies, universities, and associations. We intentionally do not represent the speakers we feature or book. That is so we can present our clients with the broadest and best performing set of speaker options in the market today, and we can make these recommendations without any obligation to promote a specific speaker over another. This is why when our agents suggest a speaker for your event, you can be assured that they are of the highest quality with a history of proven success with our other clients.
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Psychotherapist, Mythologist & Author of "Of Blood and Sweat"

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Clyde W. Ford Biography

Clyde W. Ford was born in NYC. He’s the author of thirteen works of fiction and non-fiction. He's also a psychotherapist, an accomplished mythologist, and a sought-after public speaker.

In 2006, Ford received the Zora Neale Hurston/Richard Wright Award in African American fiction. He was named a “Literary Lion” by the King County Library System in 2006, 2007, 2008, and 2019. Ford was voted “Best Writer of Bellingham, Washington” in 2006 and 2007 by readers of the Cascadia Weekly and he received the 2007 Bellingham, Washington Mayor’s Arts Award in Literature. Ford is currently a speaker for Humanities Washington, an affiliate of the NEH, where he presents a program entitled, "Let's Talk About Race," around the state.

Ford has participated in hundreds of media interviews and has appeared on the Oprah Winfrey Show, New Dimensions Radio, and National Public Radio. He lives in Bellingham, Washington where he writes aboard his 30-foot trawler, and cruises the waters of the Inside Passage.

Clyde W. Ford Videos

  • Washington State Book Awards: Clyde W. Ford Discusses 'Think Black'
    Clyde W. Ford, winner of the 2021 Washington State Book Award for Creative Nonfiction, discusses "Think Black" in this Washington Center for the Book...
  • Clyde Ford: Let's Talk About Race
    A virtual public presentation by author Clyde W. Ford of Bellingham, Wash, where Ford will discuss race in modern-day America with a heavy emphasis...

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FAQs on booking Clyde W. Ford

  • How do I book Clyde W. Ford to speak at my event?

    Our experienced booking agents have successfully helped clients around the world secure speakers like Clyde W. Ford for speaking engagements, personal appearances, product endorsements, or corporate entertainment since 2002. Click the Check Availability button above and complete the form on this page to check availability for Clyde W. Ford, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to discuss your upcoming event. One of our experienced agents will be happy to help you get speaking fee information and check availability for Clyde W. Ford or any other speaker of your choice.
  • What are the speaker fees for Clyde W. Ford

    Speaking fees for Clyde W. Ford, or any other speakers and celebrities, are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. The estimated fees to book Clyde W. Ford are under $10,000 for live events and under $10,000 for virtual events. For the most current speaking fee to hire Clyde W. Ford, click the Check Availability button above and complete the form on this page, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to speak directly with an experienced booking agent.
  • What topics does Clyde W. Ford speak about?

    Clyde W. Ford is a keynote speaker and industry expert whose speaking topics include Authors, Black History, Diversity Speakers, Virtual Speakers.
  • Where does Clyde W. Ford travel from?

    Clyde W. Ford generally travels from Bellingham, WA, USA, but can be booked for private corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances across the country.
  • Who is Clyde W. Ford’s agent?

    AAE Speakers Bureau has successfully booked keynote speakers like Clyde W. Ford for clients worldwide since 2002. As a full-service speaker booking agency, we have access to virtually any speaker or celebrity in the world. Our agents are happy and able to submit an offer to the speaker or celebrity of your choice, letting you benefit from our reputation and long-standing relationships in the industry. Please click the Check Availability button above and complete the form on this page including the details of your event, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536, and one of our agents will assist you to book Clyde W. Ford for your next private or corporate function.
  • What is a full-service speaker booking agency?

    AAE Speakers Bureau is a full-service speaker booking agency, meaning we can completely manage the speaker’s or celebrity’s engagement with your organization from the time of booking your speaker through the event’s completion. We provide all of the services you need to host Clyde W. Ford or any other speaker of your choice, including offer negotiation, contractual assistance, accounting and billing, and event speaker travel and logistics services. When you book a speaker with us, we manage the process of hosting a speaker for you as an extension of your team. Our goal is to give our clients peace of mind and a best-in-class service experience when booking a speaker with us.
  • Why is AAE Speakers Bureau different from other booking agencies?

    If you’re looking for the best, unbiased speaker recommendations, paired with a top-notch customer service experience, you’re in the right place. At AAE Speakers Bureau, we exclusively represent the interests of our clients - professional organizations, companies, universities, and associations. We intentionally do not represent the speakers we feature or book. That is so we can present our clients with the broadest and best performing set of speaker options in the market today, and we can make these recommendations without any obligation to promote a specific speaker over another. This is why when our agents suggest a speaker for your event, you can be assured that they are of the highest quality with a history of proven success with our other clients.

Clyde W. Ford is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics . The estimated speaking fee range to book Clyde W. Ford for your event is $5,000 - $10,000. Clyde W. Ford generally travels from Bellingham, WA, USA and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances. Similar motivational celebrity speakers are Dr. Carolyn Jefferson-Jenkins, Tukufu Zuberi, Dr. Bernice King, Elie Mystal and Muffy Mendoza. Contact All American Speakers for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Clyde W. Ford for an upcoming live or virtual event.

Clyde W. Ford Speaker Videos

  • Washington State Book Awards: Clyde W. Ford Discusses 'Think Black'
    Clyde W. Ford, winner of the 2021 Washington State Book Award for Creative Nonfiction, discusses "Think Black" in this Washington Center for the Book event.
    Clyde Ford: Let's Talk About Race
    A virtual public presentation by author Clyde W. Ford of Bellingham, Wash, where Ford will discuss race in modern-day America with a heavy emphasis on audience participation.

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This website is a resource for event professionals and strives to provide the most comprehensive catalog of thought leaders and industry experts to consider for speaking engagements. A listing or profile on this website does not imply an agency affiliation or endorsement by the talent.

All American Entertainment (AAE) exclusively represents the interests of talent buyers, and does not claim to be the agency or management for any speaker or artist on this site. AAE is a talent booking agency for paid events only. We do not handle requests for donation of time or media requests for interviews, and cannot provide celebrity contact information.

If you are the talent and wish to request a profile update or removal from our online directory, please submit a profile request form.

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