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Inspired by the Water’s Edge

June 21 @ 6:30 pm

| $5
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Author Jennifer Egan, whose forthcoming novel, Manhattan Beach, led her to years of research about communities on the water’s edge, leads this panel in a conversation about Brooklyn’s waterfronts, industrial and liminal, as an inspiration to artists.

Panelists include Nicki Pombier, co-founder of the digital journal, Underwater New York, Elizabeth Albert, author of Silent Beaches, Untold Stories: NYC’s Forgotten Waterfront, Marilyn Symmes, curator of the new BHS DUMBO exhibition, Shifting Perspectives: Photographs of Brooklyn’s Waterfront, and Nathan Kensinger, filmmaker, curator, and one of the photographers whose work is featured in Shifting Perspectives.

Details

Date:
June 21
Time:
6:30 pm
Cost:
$5
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Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/inspired-by-the-waters-edge-tickets-33281408589

Venue

Brooklyn Historical Society
128 Pierrepont St
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States

Organizer

Brooklyn Historical Society
Phone:
(718) 222-4111
Email:
Website:
www.brooklynhistory.org