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Center Stage (Columbus Park)

Columbus Park Brooklyn NY United States


Place & Locality in Writing presented by the Whiting Foundation

Join Whiting Award-winning fiction writers Marcia Douglas (The Marvellous Equations of the Dread: A Novel in Bass Riddim, Notes from a Writer’s Book of Cures and Spells), Sidik Fofana (Stories from The Tenants Downstairs), Claire Boyles (Site Fidelity), and moderator Victor LaValle (Lone Women, The Changeling, and more), all of whose work draws verve, plot, and power from setting and sense of place.

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