may, 2017

09may6:30 pm8:30 pmEat, Drink & Be Literary with Claudia Rankine6:30 pm - 8:30 pm 30 Lafayette Ave. Brooklyn, NY 11217

Event Details

Presented in partnership with the Brooklyn Academy of Music.

Raise a glass and share a meal with today’s most renowned authors in this unique series of literary evenings at BAMcafé. Each event includes a festive dinner by Great Performances featuring a seasonal menu and live music accompaniment. After the meal, the evening’s featured author reads from his or her work and discusses the creative process. Guests are encouraged to ask questions and have their books signed at the conclusion of the evening.

Claudia Rankine is the author of five collections of poetry including the 2014 National Book Award finalist Citizen: An American Lyric. Among her numerous awards and honors, Rankine is the recipient of the Poets & Writers’ Jackson Poetry Prize and a 2016 MacArthur grant. She lives in New York City.
Moderated by Lorin Stein.


(Tuesday) 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm



30 Lafayette Ave. Brooklyn, NY 11217