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Evan Hughes on ‘Literary Brooklyn,’ this Friday at St. Francis College

According to Brooklyn Eagle, two of our favorite experts on Brooklyn’s literary history will be speaking this Friday in Brooklyn Heights. Partnering with the Brooklyn Film & Arts festival, St. Francis College will be hosting “Literary Brooklyn” author Evan Hughes, who will discuss his recent book. Hughes spoke to Brooklyn Eagle about his motivations for chronicling theContinue Reading “Evan Hughes on ‘Literary Brooklyn,’ this Friday at St. Francis College”

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Reminder: Nostradamus tonight & word games tomorrow at powerHouse

powerHouse Arena in DUMBO is hosting two exciting events this week.  Tonight, stop by at 7pm to hear author and historian Stéphane Gerson discuss his latest book, Nostradamus: How an Obscure Renaissance Astrologer Became the Modern Prophet Of Doom.  In this work, Gerson illuminates the lesser known details of the life of Michel de Nostredame,Continue Reading “Reminder: Nostradamus tonight & word games tomorrow at powerHouse”