Brooklyn Book Festival

Posted 2.4.10

Type: 
Festival
Location: 
Brooklyn, NY
Event Date: 
January 1, 2099

The 11th annual Brooklyn Book Festival was held on September 18 at Brooklyn Borough Hall and Plaza in New York City. The festival featured readings, panels, and a book fair. Participants included poets Tina Chang, Yusef Komunyakaa, Brett Fletcher Lauer, Camille Rankine, and Ocean Vuong; fiction writers Margaret Atwood, Alexander Chee, Stephanie Danler, Andre Dubus III, Tyehimba Jess, Karan Mahajan, Joyce Carol Oates, Tracy O’Neill, and Salman Rushdie; and creative nonfiction writers Geoff Dyer, Margo Jefferson, and A. O. Scott. All events were free and open to the public. Visit the website for more information.

Contact Information: 

Brooklyn Book Festival, Brooklyn Borough Hall, 249 Smith Street, PMB #106, Brooklyn, NY 11231. (570) 362-6657. Liz Koch, Contact.