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Thursday, April 3
7:00–9:00 p.m.


Community Bookstore, 143 7th Avenue, Brooklyn, NY
(nearest subway stops: B,Q,R,2,3)
Tagged: Creative Writing, Department of English, Manhattan Center, Adelphi University, Adelphi Locations, College of Arts and Sciences, Learning by Doing: NYC

Authors Jamaica Kincaid and Lauren K. Alleyne in Conversation

Event, Manhattan Community Event, Cultural Event

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Adelphi’s M.F.A. Program in Creative Writing is launching the Literary Encounters: A Conversation series with an event featuring author Jamaica Kincaid ’12 (Hon.) and poet Lauren K. Alleyne.

This event has been made possible in collaboration with Guernica magazine and the Sackett Street Writers’ Workshop.

The inaugural conversation will be moderated by Sharon Guskin and will take place at the Community Bookstore in Park Slope, Brooklyn.

This free event is open to the public.


Jamaica Kincaid

author of
See Now Then

Seats available on a first come, first serve basis. Space is limited.

 » Learn more about this inaugural series

Lauren K. Alleyne

author of
Difficult Fruit

For more information, please contact:

Cultural Events Hotline
p – 516.877.4555