What's New In New York State!


The Brooklyn Book Festival

, New York City | Arts & Culture , Festivals & Annual Events

Calling all bookworms! The Brooklyn Book Festival is back in Downtown Brooklyn for its 11th year. Presenting an array of national and international literary stars and emerging authors, this free community event is full of memorable experiences for adults and kiddies alike. But that's not all - make sure to Make it to Montague for a block party with an urban twist just up the block. The Brooklyn Book Festival is the largest free literary event in New York City, presenting an array of national and international literary stars and emerging authors. One of America’s premier book festivals, this hip, smart diverse gathering attracts thousands of book lovers of all ages to enjoy authors and the festival’s lively literary marketplace. AUTHORS INCLUDE Margaret Atwood, Margo Jefferson, Faith Erin Hicks, Russell Banks, Phoebe Gloeckner, Chester Brown, Salman Rushdie, Libba Bray, Stephanie Danler, Gayle Forman, Pete Hamill, Jacqueline Woodson, Angela Flournoy, Helen Garner, Karin Slaughter, Bruce Schneier, Rebecca Traister, Marjorie Liu, Sayed Kashua, Esmeralda Santiago, Thomas Frank, Ralph Nader, Nicole Dennis-Benn, Yusef Komunyakaa, Joyce Carol Oates, A.O. Scott, Hua Hsu, Rob Sheffield, Yoss, Jessica Valenti, Cecily von Ziegesar, Ocean Vuong, Ed Yong and hundreds more. See website for complete event details. Source & image: explorebk.com


Event Details

    Sept. 18, 2016 - Sept. 18, 2016
    10:00 AM - 06:00 PM