Authur Reading and Conversation

Saturday, Arpil 6, 2024 at 2:00pm

Address – 117 Main St, Stamford, NY 12167

Stamford Library is excited to announce an upcoming Author Reading and Conversation with authors Breena Clarke and Esther Cohen on Saturday, April 6 at 2 p.m.

Author Breena Clarke is the author of four novels. She will be reading excerpts from her most recently published novel, Alive Nearby, a gently ruminative, epistolary work that explores characters in Angels Make Their Hope Here, Clarke’s 2014 novel set in an imagined mixed-race community in 19th-century New Jersey.

Esther Cohen is a writer, teacher, bookdoctor, and cultural activist. She is the author of six books, including Breakfast With Allen Ginsberg (poetry), Bookdoctor (fiction), and Don’t Mind Me and Other Jewish Lies, illustrated by Roz Chast.

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This author reading and conversation with Breena Clarke and Esther Cohen is FREE and open to all. Light refreshments will be served.