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Borough Hall, Brooklyn

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Children’s Day

MetroTech Commons, Brooklyn

Sep 28 - Oct 5

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Benjamin Samuel

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Benjamin Samuel is the Co-Founder of Electric Literature’s Recommended Reading. He serves on the Brooklyn Book Festival’s Literary Council and Fiction Committee as well as on the Book Council of the National Book Foundation, where he was formerly their Director of Programs. He has an MFA from Brooklyn College, and his work has been published by McSweeney’s, Guernica, the New York Daily News, Men’s Journal, The Literary Hub, Publishers Weekly, and elsewhere.

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