Brooklyn Book Fair

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BROOKLYN BOOK FESTIVAL BOOKEND EVENTS
SEPTEMBER 17-23, 2012

Dear New York Book Lovers, if you can’t find your way to the Library of Congress National Book Festival in Washington, DC this weekend, you can still enjoy an array of (free and affordable) literary events at the Brooklyn Book Fair on Joralemon Street, including dramatic readings, an art book swap, a flash-fiction contest and a Scrabble tournament. The diverse line up of talented local writers of all genres includes:

2012 Authors and Participants

Selina Alko
Kurt Andersen
Ross Angelella
Reagan Arthur
Paul Auster
Ellis Avery
Gabrielle Bell
Jacqueline Bishop
Kendare Blake
John Burnham Schwartz
Tina Chang
Colin Channer
Alan Cheuse
Becky Cloonan
Billy Collins
Leela Corman
Suzanne Corso
Greg Cowles
Molly Crabapple
Elizabeth Crane
Andrea Cremer
Edwidge Danticat
Kwame Dawes
Pamela Dorman
Patricia Engel
Danielle Evans
Christopher John Farley
Thomas Frank
Jane Friedman
Todd Gitlin
Amelia Gray
Seth Greenland
Lev Grossman
Jessica Hagedorn
Pete Hamill
Rosemary Harris
David Harvey
Lowell Hawthorne
Christopher Hayes
Edward Hemingway
Joshua Henkin
Gilbert Hernandez
Jaime Hernandez
Sheila Heti
Carol Higgins Clark
Mary Higgins Clark
John Hodgman
Bronwen Hruska
Ishion Hutchinson
Ishmael Islam
Derek Kirk Kim
Richard Kim
Victor LaValle
Dennis Lehane
Ben Lerner
Philip Levine
Mark Leyner
Malinda Lo
Phillip Lopate
Carolyn Mackler
Jaime Manrique
Sean McDonald
Terry McMillan
Bradford Morrow
Eileen Myles
Victor Navasky
Stewart O’Nan
Joyce Carol Oates
Karl Ove Knausgaard
R.J. Palacio
John Parra
Eyal Press
Jose Manuel Prieto
Francine Prose
Charles Rice-Gonzalez
James Romberger
Esmeralda Santiago
Sapphire
Elissa Schappell
Anakana Schofield
Jon Scieszka
Alex Shakar
Mark Siegel
Danny Simmons
Marina Sitrin
Amy Sohn
Patrick Somerville
Carla Speed McNeil
Dana Spiotta
Jamie Tanner
Louisa Thomas
Adrian Tomine
Toure
Spike Trotman
Gail Tsukiyama
David L. Ulin
Katrina vanden Heuvel
Cecily von Ziegesar
Karolina Waclawiak
Karen Thompson Walker
Colson Whitehead
E.O. Wilson
Ron Wimberly
Steven Wishnia
James Wolcott
Thad Ziolkowski
Andrew Zolli

Bookends Authors

Jad Abumrad
Selina Alko
Kathleen Alcott
Rebekah Anderson
Calvin Baker
Christopher Beha
Gabrielle Bell
Artie Bennett
Marie-Helene Bertino
Paula Bomer
Leslie Arlette Boyce
David Bukszpan
Fran Castan
Tina Chang (to be confirmed)
Alexander Chee
Carmela Ciuraru
Jayne Cortez
Andrew Cotto
Eduardo C. Corral
Molly Crabapple
Monica de la Torre
Aaron Diaz
Matt Dojny
Timothy Donnelly
Shannon Dunlap
Jennifer Dziura
Chris ¬Eastland
Jeffrey Eugenides
Gil Fagiani
Rachel Fershleiser
John Freeman
Greg Gerke
Daniela Gioseffi
Malcolm Gladwell
Lorna Goodison
Amelia Gray
Ben Greenman
Nora Guthrie
Denis Hamill
Lisa Hanawalt
George Held
Gilbert and Jaime Hernandez
Elliott Holt
Colette Inez
Rachel Kaadzi Ghansah
Karen Karbiener
Eliot Katz
Joseph Keckler
Erica Kennedy
Raymond Kennedy
Burt Kimmelman
Dean Kostos
Maris Kreizman
Peter Kuper
Michael Kupperman
Kay Larson
Amy Lawless
Jason Leahey
Jeffrey Lewis
Maria Lisella
Attica Locke
Phillip Lopate
Jacqueline E. Luckett
Rob Marchesani
Stephen Massimilla
Andrew McCarthy
Laren McClung
Nancy Mercado
Stephin Merritt
Nick Moran
D. Nurkse
Geoffrey O’Brien
Deb Olin Unferth
David Propson
John Reed
David Rees
Ariana Reines
Adam Robinson
Stephen Ruddy
Salman Rushdie
Trav S.D.
Joseph Salvatore
Ralph Sassone
Rosie Schaap
Elissa Schappell
Eli Schmitt
Ron Schweiger
Myra Shapiro
Susan Shapiro
Hugh Sheehy
R. Sikoryak
Jacob Silverman
Rob Spillman
Emma Straub
Lorin Stein
Cheryl Lu-Lien Tan
Adrian Tomine
Monica de la Torre
Rosemary Torre
Juanita Torrence
Ted Travelstead
Greg Trupiano
Eisa Ulen
Karolina Waclawiak
Lauren Weinstein
Mac Wellman
Julia Wertz
Dan Wilbur
Andrew Zolli

For more information contact:  718-802-3852, brooklynbookfestival.org.

http://www.brooklynbookfestival.org/BBF/FestivalEvents

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