Sunday Sep 17

Festival Day & Literary Market

Borough Hall, Brooklyn

Saturday Sep 16

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MetroTech Commons, Brooklyn

September 11 - 17

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Óscar Martínez


Óscar Martínez is a Salvadoran journalist for ElFaro.net and co-founder of Sala Negra. He is the author of The Beast and A History of Violence, chronicling the high level of violence in northern Central America and the harrowing journey of undocumented Central Americans through Mexico. In 2016, he was awarded the International Press Freedom Award by the Committee to Protect Journalists and the Maria Moors Cabot Prize from Columbia University.

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