The Renegade Reading Series

May 18, 2018

May 18, 2018

7:00 pm To 8:30 pm

Free

Cafe con Libros, Prospect Place, Brooklyn, NY, USA

Event Description

Join The Renegade Reading Series at the feminist community bookstore and cafe, Cafe Con Libros, for their next Renegade Reading Series in their new home. Doors at 7pm and readers from 7:30pm – 8:30pm. Drinks after at 99 Rogers. The Renegade Reading Series showcases emerging writers each month.

This month’s readers:

PARRISH TURNER is an editor and essayist who hails from Georgia. He was a 2014 Lambda Literary Fellow in Nonfiction and received his MFA from The New School in 2017. His work has appeared in The Rumpus, Gertrude Press, and Gaslight. His work centers race, gender, regionality, religion, and sex. For more information, visit www.parrishturner.com.

JODI SAVAGE is a writer and attorney living in Brooklyn. Her writing has appeared or is forthcoming in Catapult, Women’s Studies Quarterly, Wear Your Voice Magazine, and The Establishment. She is also a contributing editor for Kweli Journal. Learn more at www.jodimsavage.com.

AARTI MONTEIRO is a fiction writer and educator. She holds an MFA in Fiction from Rutgers University-Newark. She is a VONA/Voices alum and Virginia Center for the Creative Arts Fellow. She runs a writing program at a middle school in East Harlem through the education nonprofit 826NYC. Aarti is working on a novel in stories that deals with home, loss, and identity. Born and raised in India and Illinois, she currently lives in Brooklyn, NY. Find out more at www.aartimonteiro.com.

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