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Brooklyn Book Festival

Conversation with Adam Parfrey (Part Two)

Michael Nirenberg | Posted 10.29.2015 | Books
Michael Nirenberg

Publisher Adam Parfrey was in town a few weeks ago for the Brooklyn Book Festival. I caught up with Adam at his hotel room to discuss the history of his publishing imprints Feral House and Process Media as well as several other things.

Brooklyn Book Festival 2015: A Little Festival that Grew Up

Ellen Freudenheim | Posted 09.22.2015 | Books
Ellen Freudenheim

Far from some dreary, dusty marketplace of booksellers, beleaguered and kvetching about the death of physical books and the ascendancy of mobile readers, this was a high-octane, caffeinated event filled with electric speakers, big ideas, aspirations, and creativity.

WATCH: Tony Danza Raps About Brooklyn

Posted 09.24.2012 | New York

Tony Danza gave a surprising rap performance Sunday to promote his new book, "I'd Like to Apologize to Every Teacher I Ever Had" at the Brooklyn Book ...

PHOTOS: The Best From 2012 Brooklyn Book Festival

Posted 09.21.2012 | New York

At this point New Yorkers know Brooklyn’s reputation as the land of literary magazines, or as the Guardian called it, “a writers’ mecca.” ...

Brooklyn Book Festival 2012: Weeklong Literary Fest Is a Must-Go for Book Lovers

Ellen Freudenheim | Posted 08.24.2012 | Books
Ellen Freudenheim

The full schedule isn't even out, but the buzz is building for the 2012 Brooklyn Book Festival. And with good reason: it's the largest book festival on the northeastern seaboard.

What To Do This Weekend In New York

Posted 11.16.2011 | New York

Feel that chill in the air? It means you no longer have to hide in your apartment with your shirt raised in front of the air conditioner. This is fall...

Brooklyn Book Festival

Los Angeles Times | David L. Ulin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

The Brooklyn Book Festival, after all, is the only book event I know of where you come out of the subway right into the heart of the fair. There is no...

'This Was My First Book And Last'

Media Bistro | Maryann Yin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Comedian Sarah Silverman told a Brooklyn Book Fair audience yesterday that she probably won't write another book. "For me, this was my first book and ...

Flavorpill's NYC Weekend To-Do List

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Flavorpill NYC has picked the best of the weekend's calendar so you don't have to. For the rest of Flavorpill's picks of arts and culture this weekend...

Book Prize: Poet John Ashbery To Be Honored At Brooklyn Book Fest

Only The Blog Knows Brooklyn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

The office of the Brooklyn Borough President has announced that John Ashbery, the Pulitzer Prize winning poet, will receive the annual Brooklyn Book F...