Reverse-Gentrification of the Literary World

Akashic Books

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Location: St. Francis McArdle

Map: 180 Remsen Street, Brooklyn, New York, United States

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Past Events

K’wan – Brooklyn Book Festival, Brooklyn, NY

Scene of the Crime. Murder becomes personal in these thrillers by some of today’s most exciting crime fiction writers. A.X. Ahmad (The Last Taxi Ride), S.J. Rozan (pseudonym Sam Cabot, Skin of the Wolf), and K’wan (Black Lotus) tackle homicides, conspiracies, and never-ending plot twists in their haunting, fast-paced novels. Short readings and discussion. Moderated […]

Barbara J. Taylor – Brooklyn Book Festival, Brooklyn, NY

Where I’m Writing From: Hometown fiction: Many authors follow the adage, “Write what you know.” Barbara J. Taylor (Sing in the Morning, Cry at Night), Kseniya Melnik (Snow in May), and Rene Steinke (Friendswood) are playing by different rules: they write where they know—more specifically, about the diverse settings from which they originate. Time and […]