may, 2023

25may7:00 pmBrooklyn Reads: National Book Foundation Presents 5 Under 357:00 pm EDT Brooklyn, NY

Event Details

Mateo Askaripour. (Photo credit: Andrews “Fifthgod” Askaripour)
Author photo for Chelsea Hicks. (Photo credit: David Cyprian Hicks)
Chelsea Hicks. (Photo credit: David Cyprian Hicks)
Morgan Talty. (Photo credit: Tin House) author photo
Morgan Talty. (Photo credit: Tin House)
Jenny Xie. (Photo credit: Cheryl Chan) author photo
Jenny Xie. (Photo credit: Cheryl Chan)
Ada Zhang. (Photo credit: Chloe Chang) author photo
Ada Zhang. (Photo credit: Chloe Chang)

For the first time ever, the 5 Under 35 Ceremony opens to the public. Join us to celebrate the 2023 5 Under 35 honorees Mateo Askaripour, Chelsea T. Hicks, Morgan Talty, Jenny Xie, and Ada Zhang alongside their selectors and special guests for an evening of readings from their debut works and conversation. Presented in partnership with the Brooklyn Museum. More information on this year’s honorees and selectors can be found here.

Wajahat Ali. (Photo credit: Damon Dahlen, Huffington Post)
Wajahat Ali. (Photo credit: Damon Dahlen, Huffington Post)

Hosted by Wajahat Ali, public speaker, recovering attorney, and author of Go Back to Where You Came From: And Other Helpful Recommendations on Becoming American.

This is a ticketed event. Please purchase tickets at the Brooklyn Museum’s website here.

This program will include ASL interpretation. For access needs, please email access@brooklynmuseum.org.
Masks are required in the auditorium, and will be available upon arrival

The National Book Foundation’s 5 Under 35 program is supported by Amazon Literary Partnership.

Time

(Thursday) 7:00 pm EDT

Location

Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Auditorium, 3rd Floor, Brooklyn Museum

Brooklyn, NY

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