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Brooklyn Reading Series SWEET READS
Oct 15, 2015 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm| FREE
The Brooklyn Reading Series SWEET READS October line-up is a Treat!
WHO: New York Times bestselling author, Domenica Ruta, award-winning memoirist,Victoria Loustalot, and Sotheby’s first female auctioneer and memoirist, Lorna Kelly
WHAT: Sweet Reads at Joyce Bakeshop where patrons can enjoy hand-crafted pastries and locally roasted Gorilla coffee while these talented writers showcase their talent!
WHEN: Thursday October 15th at 6:30 pm
WHERE: Joyce Bakeshop 646 Vanderbilt Avenue Prospect Heights Brooklyn
Admission is FREE!
About our readers:
Domenica Ruta is the author of New York Times bestselling memoir, With or Without You, which The New York Times Book Review called a “A luminous, layered accomplishment.” She holds an MFA from the Michener Center for Writers at the University of Texas at Austin. She was a finalist for the Keene Prize for Literature and her fiction has been published in Epoch and The Indiana Review.
Victoria Loustalot is the author of the stunning memoir, This is How You Say Goodbye, called “Eloquent…gently probing,” by Publishers Weekly. She earned her B.A. in English from Columbia University and was awarded a fellowship to continue at Columbia’s School of the Arts, earning her Master’s Degree in writing. Her writing has appeared in The New York Times, The New Yorker, Publishers Weekly, Glamour, and NBC, among others.
Lorna Kelly is the author of two memoirs, In the Footsteps of the Camel and The Camel Knows the Way, the latter of which received Honorable Mention in Writer’s Digest Annual International Self-Published Book Awards. Kelly was the first female fine arts auctioneer at America’s premier auction house, Sotheby’s. She’s tended to India’s poorest with Mother Teresa and her sisters, the Missionaries of Charities, and performed as herself in the major motion picture, Sex and the City.