Reverse-Gentrification of the Literary World

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VIRTUAL EVENT: Alex Wheatle, C.J. Farley – Wild Rumpus

Alex Wheatle discusses Cane Warriors with fellow Akashic author C.J. Farley (Game World, Around Harvard Square). For more information and to register for the event Zoom, please visit the Wild Rumpus website. PLEASE NOTE: All of our virtual events are listed in Eastern Time (ET).

C.J. Farley — Brooklyn Book Festival, Brooklyn, NY

Fight Songs: Communities of SurvivalIn a fragmented society, what does it mean to survive? C.J. Farley (Around Harvard Square), Joshua Furst (Revolutionaries), and Madeline ffitch (Stay and Fight) explore the many ways in which society’s outcasts build community amongst themselves. From the exclusivity of Harvard, to the confines of sixties counterculture, to a barren Appalachian […]

C.J. Farley & Zachary Lipez — KGB’s Red Room, New York, NY

An Akashic Books and Feminist Press showcase featuring readings by C.J. Farley (Around Harvard Square) and Zachary Lipez (131 Different Things). Hosted by the New York Writers Workshop’s First Thursday Reading Series. For more information, visit the NYWW website.


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