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MAY
24

Akwaeke Emezi presents You Made a Fool of Death with Your Beauty

Tue, May 24   7:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Adults author talks BPL Presents conversations

Co-presented by the Brooklyn Public Library (BPL Presents) and Greenlight Bookstore. Feyi Adekola wants to learn how to be alive again. It’s been five years since the accident that killed the love of her life and she’s almost a new person now—an...

Akwaeke Emezi presents You Made a Fool of Death with Your Beauty

MAY
31

Illuminating Manuscripts & Archives: An Interactive Close Reading of Mali Magic

Tue, May 31   7:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Adults BPL Presents Center for Brooklyn History Mali Magic

In this live conversation, leading archivists, librarians, and writers unpack the significance of Malian manuscripts and the vast digitized platform Mali Magic created and offered in multiple translations by Google Arts & Culture....

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Illuminating Manuscripts & Archives: An Interactive Close Reading of Mali Magic

JUN
2

CBH Talk: When Public Libraries Serve Incarcerated Communities

Thu, Jun 2   7:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Adults bpl 125 BPL Presents Center for Brooklyn History conversations

Since 2014 Brooklyn Public Library has partnered with the NYC Department of Corrections on a program that allows families to visit their incarcerated loved ones via free video calls from the safe, welcoming environment of branch libraries. This...

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CBH Talk: When Public Libraries Serve Incarcerated Communities

JUN
13

2022 Teen Writing Contest & Ned Vizzini Teen Writing Prize Celebration

Mon, Jun 13   6:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Teens & Young Adults creative writing

Join us as we honor the finalists of the 2022 Teen Writing Contest and winners of the Ned Vizzini Teen Writing Prize.

The Ned Vizzini Teen Writing Prize, a cash award that is the centerpiece of Brooklyn Public Library's...

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2022 Teen Writing Contest & Ned Vizzini Teen Writing Prize Celebration

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