What an event! I’ll be moderating a panel called “A Way to Remember and to Forget: Writing as Recall and Release.” See the blurb below and check out the Brooklyn Book Festival website for more info. They even gave me a fancy little author’s page.
A Way to Remember and to Forget: Writing as Recall and Release
Brooklyn Law School Student Lounge
Sunday, Sept. 20, 2015
A Way to Remember and to Forget: Writing as Recall and Release. It is easy to think of writers as harnessing personal experiences and putting them to work for their craft. Memory and experience, however, can prove powerful, tricky–more to be navigated or negotiated than simply used. Authors Jacqueline Jones LaMon, Hirsh Sawhney andJonathan Corcoran share how personal recollection has enriched their writing.