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Brooklyn Bound: Writing Kings County

Thursday, September 18, 2014

7:00 PM

Join WNYC for a panel conversation with four of Brooklyn's best new emerging writers!

Brooklyn has been inspiring writers for as long as there's been a Brooklyn. Four emerging Brooklyn-based writers will discuss their debut works that bring to life Ukrainians in Brighton Beach, teenagers in Bed-Stuy, residents of Marine Park and literary lions of the borough's past. 

     

Featuring authors Evan Hughes (Literary Brooklyn), Yelena Akhtiorskaya (Panic in a Suitcase)Jason Reynolds (When I Was the Greatest), and Mark Chiusano (Marine Park: Stories)The Takeaway's Mythili Rao hosts this official Brooklyn Book Festival event at the Brooklyn Museum.

 

**WALK-UP TICKETS WILL BE AVAILABLE. CASH ONLY**

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Guests:

Yelena Akhtiorska, Mark Chiusano, Evan Hughes and Jason Reynolds

Hosted by:

Mythili Rao