Sunday Sep 16

Festival Day & Literary Market

Borough Hall, Brooklyn

Saturday Sep 15

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MetroTech Commons, Brooklyn

September 10 - 17

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Daphne Brooks

Daphne A. Brooks is a professor of African American Studies, Theater Studies, American Studies, and Women’s, Gender & Sexuality Studies at Yale University. She is the author of Bodies in Dissent: Spectacular Performances of Race and Freedom, 1850-1910 and Jeff Buckley’s Grace. Prof. Brooks is currently working on a new book entitled Subterranean Blues: Black Women Sound Modernity.