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Animal Farm

Jul 21, 2015 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

| Free
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Take a break from all your BBQing, hula-hooping, slip ‘n’ sliding, sports-playing, and train-hopping already and come to ANIMAL FARM to see NAOMI FRY, ELISE PETERSON, MIKE LACHER, NAIMA RAMOS-CHAPMAN, and COLIN NISSAN.
They’re as multitalented a group as we’ve ever seen, accomplished in visual art, performance art, theater, film, and computer programming and, between them, they’ve published in the New Yorker, n+1, the New York Times, Adult, The New Republic, The Nation, Wired, and lots more. DON’T MISS IT!

 

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ANIMAL FARM is NYC’s destination for the newest and best satirical and/or critical writing in any genre. Come join us at OVER THE EIGHT (594 Union Avenue in Williamsburg, L to Bedford or G to Metropolitan/Lorimer). We start at 8:00 pmand admission is free.

NAOMI FRY is a Brooklyn-based writer and editor. She is the copy chief at T: The New York Times Style Magazine, and has written for The London Review of Books, n+1 and The New Republic, among other publications.
ELISE PETERSON is a writer, artist, and creative consultant in Brooklyn. With a focus on power dynamics, she is passionate about reframing sexuality and identity as it relates to the marginalized. Elise frequently moderates talks for Brothers & Sisters and also contributes a sex column to ADULT Mag – among others.MIKE LACHER writes and programs funny things on the Internet. He’s a frequent contributor to McSweeney’s and his work has been covered in places like The New York Times, Wired, and The New Yorker.NAIMA RAMOS-CHAPMAN is an interdisciplinary performing artist and writer born and raised in Brooklyn, New York. She lives as an Artist-in-Residence at la case de mama and sister and her work has appeared in Huffington Post, The Nation, Colorlines, Think Progress, Postbourgie, Racialicious, Saint Heron, and elsewhere. She’s currently writing her first play and the short film “And Nothing Happened” will be her directorial debut.

COLIN NISSAN is a humor writer and frequent contributor to McSweeney’s and The New Yorker. When he isn’t writing humor, he’s writing ads as a freelance copywriter, or reading ads out loud as a voice actor.

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Details

Date:
Jul 21, 2015
Time:
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cost:
Free

Venue

Over the Eight
594 Union Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11206 United States
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Phone:
718-753-3836