Festival Day and Literary Marketplace --September 17, 2017
Brooklyn Borough Hall and Plaza
Children’s Day – Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017
MetroTech Commons -- Downtown Brooklyn
Bookend Events -- Sept. 11 - 17, 2017
City wide

Writing the War

Brooklyn Law School Moot Courtroom, 250 Joralemon St
Sunday, Sept. 18, 2016
15:00
Add to Calendar 09-18-2016 15:00:00 09-18-2016 16:00:00 15 Writing the War Who gets to tell the story of the U.S.'s recent interventions in the Middle East,... Brooklyn Law School Moot Courtroom, 250 Joralemon St, 250 Joralemon St, Brooklyn, NY 11201 Brooklyn Book Festival false MM/DD/YYYY

Who gets to tell the story of the U.S.'s recent interventions in the Middle East, and how does one's perspective or experience change what that story might be? Join Janine di Giovanni (The Morning They Came For Us: Dispatches from Syria), Larry Siems (editor of Mohamedou Ould Slahi's Guantanamo Diary), and Molly Crabapple (Drawing Blood) as they discuss what shaped their stories of America's military imprint, and how to communicate the disruptions of recent history. Moderated by Greg Milner (Pinpoint: How GPS Is Changing Technology, Culture, and Our Minds.



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Brooklyn Law School Moot Courtroom, 250 Joralemon St

250 Joralemon St,
Brooklyn, NY 11201


Festival Day and Literary Marketplace --September 17, 2017
Brooklyn Borough Hall and Plaza

Children’s Day – Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017
MetroTech Commons — Downtown Brooklyn 

Bookend Events -- Sept. 11 - 17, 2017
City wide

The Brooklyn Book Festival is the largest free literary event in New York City, presenting an array of national and international literary stars and emerging authors. The Festival includes a week of Bookend Events taking place throughout New York City, a lively Children's Day and a celebratory Festival Day with more than 300 authors and 200 booksellers. One of America’s premier book festivals, this hip, smart diverse gathering attracts thousands of book lovers of all ages to enjoy authors, books and conversations. Past authors included Margaret Atwood, Margo Jefferson, Chester Brown, Salman Rushdie, Esmeralda Santiago, Libba Bray, Pete Hamill, Jacqueline Woodson, Ed Yong and hundreds more.

Brooklyn Borough Hall and Plaza