Sunday Sep 22

Festival Day & Literary Market

Borough Hall, Brooklyn

Saturday Sep 21

Children’s Day

MetroTech Commons, Brooklyn

September 16 - 23

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Jake Skeets

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Jake Skeets is Black Streak Wood, born for Water’s Edge. He is Diné and holds an MFA in Poetry from the Institute of American Indian Arts. He is a winner of the 2018 “Discovery”/Boston Review Poetry Prize. His debut collection, Eyes Bottle Dark with a Mouthful of Flowers, was selected by Kathy Fagan as a winner of the 2018 Nationals Poetry Series. He currently teaches at Diné College in Tsaile, Arizona.

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