Sunday Sep 16

Festival Day & Literary Market

Borough Hall, Brooklyn

Saturday Sep 15

Children’s Day

MetroTech Commons, Brooklyn

September 10 - 17

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Esther K Smith

Esther K Smith wrote and co-designed Making Books with Kids, which Bank Street chose for Best Children’s Books of the Year, plus 4 other book-arts books, including the best selling How To Make Books and her most recent Specimens of Chromatic Wood Type, Borders, &c.: The 1874 Masterpiece of Colorful Typography. She hand-makes limited editions and artist books at Purgatory Pie Press, collaborating with Dikko Faust and other artists and writers. Their work has been exhibited at MoMA, the Metropolitan Museum, and London’s V&A, and is also included in collections world wide including at the Cooper Hewitt, the Whitney, The Walker, and SF MoMA.

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