Franklin Park is all ready to unite for its monthly reading series, convocation for this month being scheduled on Monday, June 12, 2017.
Recommended and published by eminent publications of NYC, including The New York Times and The New Yorker, this event is known as “the best reading series in NYC”.
Franklin Park describes their event as “Provocative, humorous, and poignant”.
Based at the Franklin Park Bar and Beer Garden in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, it is one of the most distinguished platforms which features both emerging and established fiction writers, memoirists, and poets from NYC and across the world. The ambiance both inside and outside is relaxed and calming.
This Monday, Franklin Park is hosting five acclaimed, diverse writers including Victor LaValle (The Changeling, Big Machine), Jason Reynolds (Ghost, All American Boys), Julia Fierro (The Gypsy Moth, Cutting Teeth), Julie Buntin (Marlena), and Jessie Chaffee (Florence in Ecstasy)!
There will be book reading series, author speeches, as well as a giveaway with prizes you’re bound to love.
Monday’s star authors will begin their talks at 8 PM.
This two-hour reading event takes place at the Franklin Park Beer Garden (618 St.Johns Place, Brooklyn, New York 11211).
Admission is free. Franklin Park offers a $4 pint drink and a $5 draft beer.
Photo by Dan Sagarin
I have attended writing workshops on regional and national levels and won writing competitions.