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September Events in NYC!

Don’t miss Akashic authors in NYC this September! See below for information on individual events and on the Brooklyn Book Festival.


Join Colin Channer to celebrate the launch of his debut poetry collection, Providential!

Thurs., September 10 @ 7:30 PM
Greenlight Bookstore
686 Fulton Street, Brooklyn

*Free beer lovingly provided by Brooklyn Brewery!

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We’re thrilled to bring together authors Joe Meno and Nina Revoyr to celebrate the release of their new novels, Marvel and a Wonder and Lost Canyon! Featuring short readings from writing workshop students. Part of the NY Writers Coalition‘s Writing Aloud Reading Series. A Brooklyn Book Festival Bookend Event.

Thurs., September 17 @ 7:00 PM
163 Court Street, Brooklyn

*Refreshments will be provided.

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“The Word’s Fresh: Bocas Presents New Caribbean Poets.” Launch event for Coming Up Hot: Eight New Poets from the Caribbean! A Brooklyn Book Festival Bookend event, presented by the NGC Bocas Lit Fest, Trinidad and Tobago’s annual literary festival, featuring an unmissable evening of poetry by four thrilling new talents. With Vladimir Lucien, Tiphanie Yanique, and Coming Up Hot contributors Danielle Boodoo-Fortuné and Sassy Ross. Hosted by Nicholas Lauchlin.

Thurs., September 17 @ 7:00 PM
Old Stone House
336 3rd Street, Brooklyn


Come out to Greenlight Bookstore for the The Sixth Annual Brooklyn Indie Party! Cohosted by the Community of Literary Magazines and Presses (CLMP). Featuring A Public Space, Akashic Books, Archipelago Books, Armchair/Shotgun, Belladonna, BOMB Magazine, Brooklyn Arts Press, Enchanted Lion, Ig Publishing, Kicks Books, Melville House, One Story, powerHouse Books, Sarabande Books, Sixpenny Magazine, The Song Cave, Stonecutter, Tin House Books, and Ugly Duckling Presse.

Fri., September 18 @ 7:30 PM
Greenlight Bookstore
686 Fulton Street, Brooklyn

*Featuring drinks, refreshments, prizes, and music from DJ Johnny Temple!

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Join us at the Brooklyn Book Festival on Sunday, September 20, at Brooklyn Borough Hall! Visit the Akashic team at booth #201 from 10 AM–6 PM, and check out free panels throughout the day featuring Akashic authors, including Joe Meno, Nina Revoyr, Colin Channer, C.J. Farley, Kaylie Jones, Matthew McGevna, Ann Hood, Nelson George, and Hirsh Sawhney! Click on each author’s name for panel details.

Posted: Sep 9, 2015

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