Daphne Horton, an alumna of the English Department’s undergraduate English major program, will read her story, “The Burning of Brooklyn,” at the the Brooklyn Non-Fiction Prize readings on September 15th, 2015. The readings are being presented in partnership with Brooklyn Public Library’s Brooklyn Collection and will showcase half a dozen authors who were finalists for the Brooklyn Non-Fiction program since 2011. Brooklyn Collection archive of Brooklyn Non-fiction Prize Stories Project: The Brooklyn Collection will archive the Brooklyn stories presented at this event in their collection. The stories will be housed as an anthology of Brooklyn Non-fiction Prize stories. About the Brooklyn Collection: The Brooklyn Collection houses a rich assortment of Brooklyn-related research materials and archival documents.
When: Tuesday, September 15th. From 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM.
Where: The Info Commons Lab Brooklyn Public Library which is located on the first floor of BPL’s Central Library at Grand Army Plaza.