Sunday Sep 22

Festival Day & Literary Market

Borough Hall, Brooklyn

Saturday Sep 21

Children’s Day

MetroTech Commons, Brooklyn

September 16 - 23

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Neera Tanden

Neera Tanden is the President and CEO of the Center for American Progress, the largest progressive think tank in the United States. Tanden previously served on President Barack Obama’s health reform team to develop and pass the Affordable Care Act. Prior to that, Tanden was the director of domestic policy for the Obama-Biden campaign, managing all domestic policy proposals. She had served as policy director for the Hillary Clinton presidential campaign, legislative director to Senator Clinton, and associate director for domestic policy and senior advisor to the First Lady in the Clinton administration.

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