Coming of Age: The Life-Changing Moment

Brooklyn Book Festival: Virtual Festival Day
Sunday, September 25, 12:00 PM ET
Coming of Age: The Life-Changing Moment
Featuring Kate Gavino, James Spooner, Gengoroh Tagame, Malaka Gharib
Moderated by Calvin Reid

In memoir, there’s often that fateful moment when a chance meeting, a gut instinct, a new environment, or some potent combination of all three can change the course of a life forever. Join Kate Gavino (A Career In Books), James Spooner (The High Desert: Black, Punk, Nowhere) Gengoroh Tagame (Our Colors), and Malaka Gharib (It Won’t Always Be Like This) as they explore the ways in which one groundbreaking experience can bring a story into full bloom. Moderated by Calvin Reid, Publishers Weekly.

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Sunday, September 25, 2022 - 12:00pm

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Brooklyn, NY
A Career in Books: A Novel about Friends, Money, and the Occasional Duck Bun By Kate Gavino, Kate Gavino (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Kate Gavino, Kate Gavino (Illustrator)
$20.00
ISBN: 9780593185483
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Published: Plume - August 2nd, 2022

The High Desert: Black. Punk. Nowhere. By James Spooner Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780358659112
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Published: Harper - May 17th, 2022

Our Colors (Pantheon Graphic Library) By Gengoroh Tagame, Anne Ishii (Translated by) Cover Image
By Gengoroh Tagame, Anne Ishii (Translated by)
$32.50
ISBN: 9781524748562
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Published: Pantheon - June 21st, 2022

It Won't Always Be Like This: A Graphic Memoir By Malaka Gharib Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781984860293
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Published: Ten Speed Press - September 20th, 2022

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