Creative Writing at The New School

brooklyn-bookCreative Writing at The New School will be well-represented at the Brooklyn Book Festival again this year. New School alumni and faculty will be featured at the book fair, on children's day, and at Bookend events throughout the borough. Below is a full listing of where to find us:




bqWednesday, September 14

New School MFA alumni Andrew Cotto and Dvora Meyers will be featured at the Brooklyn Quarterly event "Narrating the Divide." 7:00pm, BookCourt.




hip-litFriday, September 16

H.I.P. LIT, founded by New School alumni, will co-host a reading with The Rumpus featuring New School MFA alumni Stephanie Danler, Yahdon Israel, and Matthew Yeager, among others. 9:00pm, Be Electric Studios.



Saturday, September 17

Visiting faculty member Andrea Davis Pinkney is the featured author at the Brooklyn Book Festival Reception for Teachers. 10:00am, NYU's Tandon School of of Engineering.

Faculty member Elaine Equi is featured in a reading and discussion called "Poetry on Art,"co-sponsored by Poetry Magazine and The Brooklyn Rail. 3:00pm, Knockdown Center.


The New School Square LogoSunday, September 18

Creative Writing at The New School will be stationed at booths 607 & 608 at the book fair, located at 209 Joralemon Street. The book fair will run from 10:00am to 6:00pm, rain or shine.

MFA alum Stephanie Danler will be featured on the panel "Youth in Revolt." 1:00pm, North Stage, Cadman Plaza East.

Faculty member Andrea Flournoy will be featured on the panel "A House is Only A Home." 3:30pm, Congregation Mt. Sinai.


About The Author


Founded in Greenwich Village in 1931, Creative Writing at The New School continues to promote, engender, and shape innovative literature.