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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April Ryan


April Ryan is White House reporter for American Urban Radio Networks, and a CNN Political Analyst. April has a unique vantage point as the only black female reporter covering urban issues from the White House – a position she has held since the Clinton era. She is the author of the award-winning books, The Presidency in Black and White, At Mama’s Knee: Mothers and Race in Black and White, and her latest book, Under Fire was published in September 2018.

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