Brooklyn Book Festival
September 17 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm| Free
On September 17th, nearly 300 award-winning local and international, established and emerging authors will participate in panel discussions and readings that take place on 14 stages in Downtown Brooklyn. Festival Day also includes the vibrant outdoor literary marketplace with more than 250 publishers, presses and bookstores selling their books.
Literary stars on Festival Day include: Jessica Abel, Stig Abell, Jami Attenberg, Gabrielle Bell, Thi Bui, Deborah Campbell, Sarah Dessen, Jonathan Safran Foer, Carolyn Forché, Santiago Gamboa, Nelson George, Alex Gilvarry, Chris Hayes, Siri Hustvedt, Karl Ove Knausgård, Victor LaValle, Jonathan Lethem, Robin Coste Lewis, E. Lockhart, Layli Long Soldier, Maja Lunde, Hisham Matar, Jennifer Mathieu, Claire Messud, Pankaj Mishra, David Barclay Moore, Joyce Carol Oates, Morgan Parker, Mitali Perkins, Colson Whitehead, Ibi Zoboi, and many more!