The 2020 Virtual Brooklyn Book Festival celebrates its 15th anniversary of presenting free literary programming!
An array of national and international literary stars and emerging authors will participate as part of the Virtual Festival including Lee Child, Salman Rushdie, Mia Couto, Ngũgĩ wa Thiong’o, Joyce Carol Oates, Adrian Tomine, Emily St. John Mandel, Claudia Rankine, Marie Lu, Colson Whitehead, plus independent publishers, literary magazines, and literary organizations will be showcased in the Virtual Literary Marketplace.
Look For Events With TNS Creative Writing Alums and Faculty on the Festival Day and During the Week of Bookend Events (all times listed are EST)
Marwa Helal, Nonfiction, 2011: A Reading Series of New York Taster, 9/28/20, 7:30pm Kerri Arsenault, Nonfiction, 2018: Reading and Writing the Environment 10/1/20, 7:30pm Janae Marks, WFCYA, 2010 - Facing Your Fears, 10/3/20, 12pm Kacen Callender, WFCYA, 2014: DTR (Defining the Relationship), 10/3/20, 3pm Stephan Lee, Fiction, 2018: Secrets & Lies, 10/3/20, 4pm Mark Bibbins, Faculty: The Past is Present, 10/4/20, 11am Sigrid Nunez , Faculty: Transcending Grief, 10/4/20, 12pm Marie-Helene Bertino, Faculty: Laughing Through Tears 10/4/20, 12pm Sarah Gerard, Fiction, 2012: Laughing Through Tears, 10/4/20, 12pm
Are you a New School faculty member or alum participating in a BBF event? Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to have your event listed.