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Winterreise Festival

Dec 14th 2016 @ National Sawdust

Brooklyn, NY
I Was There
Wednesday, December 14th, 2016
7:00 PM
National Sawdust
80 N 6th St, Brooklyn, NY 11249
Doors at 9PMAdvance $35  |  At the Door $40
On the heels of her acclaimed novel, Another Brooklyn, award-winning writer Jacqueline Woodson (Brown Girl Dreaming, Miracle’s Boys) hosts an evening of readings and music showcasing voices from her borough. Poet, playwright, novelist and musician Carl Hancock Rux makes a welcome return to National Sawdust, joining Woodson in readings of their respective works, and XXXYYYY. Special guests will be announced.
Jacqueline Woodson is the 2014 National Book Award Winner for her New York Times bestselling memoir, Brown Girl Dreaming, which was also a recipient of the Coretta Scott King Award, a Newbery Honor Award, and the NAACP Image Award. Woodson was named the Young People’s Poet Laureate by the Poetry Foundation. Her latest novel, Another Brooklyn, is a National Book Award Finalist in Fiction. She is the author of more than two dozen award-winning books for young adults, middle graders and children; among her many accolades, she is a four-time Newbery Honor winner, a four-time National Book Award finalist, and a two-time Coretta Scott King Award winner. 
Jacqueline Woodson  |  National Sawdust