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.

Visited 430 times, 1 Visit today

Related Events

2 Desbrosses Street, New York, NY, USA

May 22, 2018

7:00 pm To 10:00 pm

Are you active on Instagram and ready to kick off the Summer in style?

You and your +1 are cordially invited to #connectNYC sponsored by Verizon! Join us starting at 7 pm on Tuesday, May 22nd at the Tribeca Rooftop, for a one-of-a-kind Instagram meet-up of epic proportions!

Come and soak in the views of the Manhattan skyline; enjoy immersive tech experiences and network with top Instagram photographers, celebrities, and models in the coolest neighborhood in New York City!

But the fun doesn’t stop there – we also want to treat you to great music, top-shelf libations, amazing local bites and awesome tech goodies just for attending. We are personally really excited because one of our favorite bloggers, Color Me Courtney will be in attendance!

To qualify for this FREE event you must RSVP and have an active Instagram account (your plus 1 is excluded from this requirement). Hurry, we always run out of spots and the waitlist gets long!

330 Hudson Street, New York, NY, USA

June 1, 2018

11:00 am To 5:00 pm

 

Cadillac House is celebrating two years in the neighborhood. Join us as we transform our space into a classic ice cream parlor, serving Morgenstern’s ice cream and Joe cold brew compliments of the house. Experience Cadillac in Virtual Reality to unlock the ice cream sundae menu for a special treat.

Pacific Standard, 4th Avenue, Brooklyn, NY, United States

September 15, 2016

8:00 pm To 9:30 pm

Love live comedy? Enjoy Talk Shows? Well, you’re in luck! Welcome to Standard Time, a brand-new monthly comedy talk show hosted by comedians Gideon Hambright and Nasser Khan!  Join us in September for performances by acclaimed comedians: Alex Ptak (FINGERLAKES COMEDY FESTIVAL), Wanjiko Eke (CHARM CITY COMEDY FESTIVAL), Patrick Hastie (BEAST VILLAGE COMEDY FESTIVAL) and John Field (HUDSON VALLEY COMEDY FESTIVAL) as Ameelia.  Standard Time is located at Pacific Standard, right in the heart of Downtown Brooklyn.