Fort Greene's Black Writers: A Neighborhood History

Wednesday, February 15, 7:30 PM
Fort Greene’s Black Writers: A Neighborhood History
Featuring: Nelson George, Carl Hancock Rux, Martha Southgate, and John Lee.

In honor of Black History Month, the Fort Greene Association and Greenlight Bookstore present an evening of local literary history. Celebrated local authors (including Nelson George, author of City Kid; Carl Hancock Rux, author of Asphalt; Martha Southgate, author of The Taste of Salt; and John Lee) discuss their work and what the neighborhoods of Fort Greene and Clinton Hill have meant to their writing.

Event date: 

Wednesday, February 15, 2012 - 7:30pm

Event address: 

686 Fulton Street
11217 Brooklyn
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The Taste of Salt Cover Image
$13.95
ISBN: 9781565129252
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Published: Algonquin Books - September 13th, 2011

City Kid: A Writer's Memoir of Ghetto Life and Post-Soul Success Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780452296046
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Published: Plume Books - March 30th, 2010

The Plot Against Hip Hop Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781617750243
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Published: Akashic Books - November 1st, 2011

Asphalt Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9780743474016
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Published: Washington Square Press - May 24th, 2005

Talk Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781559362269
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Published: Theatre Communications Group - July 1st, 2003