“Fiction by Black Writers: Who are the Readers?” Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Zadie Smith, Colson Whitehead, Yaa Gyasi . . . some of today’s biggest names in fiction are black writers, and yet a predominantly white publishing industry maintains the assumption that black literature lacks marketability. Join writer and distinguished academic Dr. Elizabeth Nunez for a […]
Elizabeth Nunez (Even in Paradise) and poet Rowan Ricardo Phillips (Heaven, Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2016) will from their newest books. A discussion about their creative process follows. Moderated by Hakim Hasan, co-founder and former director of Urban Dialogues at Metropolitan College of New York. Admission includes signed copies of the books. Refreshments. Limited seating. Tickets […]
Advance registration ($30) required; click here to register. Address will be given to registrants one week before the book group.
Presented by Friends of the Antigua Public Library.
“Turning Classics Inside Out” panel discussion w/Alison Case & Kat Howard; moderated by Henriette Lazaridis. Location: Inside Parish Hall of Emmanuel church.
Tickets $20, additional $5 includes autographed copy of Even in Paradise. Refreshments will be served. RSVP: Imelda Isles, 914-325-0294
WNBA’s National Reading Group Month Event featuring Elizabeth Nunez (Even in Paradise), Lyndsay Faye, Catherine Lowell, and Dinitia Smith.
Sponsored by African and African American Studies.