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September 2017
$15

NYT’s Big City Book Club at the Billie Holiday Theatre

September 19 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

A discussion of Jacqueline Woodson’s Another Brooklyn — live at the Billie Holiday Theatre. Experience Big City Book Club — The Times’s long-running book discussion series — in person at a special Bed-Stuy edition of the popular feature. To be held at the recently renovated Billie Holiday Theatre and hosted by Big City columnist Ginia Bellafante, this installment features a discussion of Another Brooklyn, the best-selling novel about coming of age in Kings County in the 1970s. Join Ginia and…

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Free

Brooklyn Book Festival: Literary Lions

September 17 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Literary Lions 11:00 am September 17, 2017 St. Francis College Founder’s Hall, 180 Remsen St Join the Festival’s annual celebration of Brooklyn’s deep and diverse literary heritage with readings by our 2017 BoBi honoree and Pulitzer-Prize winner Colson Whitehead(The Underground Railroad) plus the renowned past BoBi honorees and fellow representatives of the spirit and character of Brooklyn, Jacqueline Woodson (Another Brooklyn), and Jonathan Lethem (A Gambler’s Anatomy). Moderated by Greg Cowles.

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Children’s Day @ Brooklyn Book Festival

September 16 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

YOUNG READERS STAGE (bookseller: BARNES AND NOBLE) MetroTech Commons Reading Without Walls: Gene Luen Yang (Secret Coders), the National Ambassador for Young People's Literature, joins a star-studded lineup--National Book Award winner Jacqueline Woodson (Brown Girl Dreaming), Newbery Honor author Rita Williams Garcia (Clayton Byrd Goes Underground), and We Need Diverse Books founder Ellen Oh (Spirit Hunters)--in a discussion about opening readers’ eyes to new ideas and experiences. The program will be followed by a half-hour book signing.  

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$30

Well-Read Black Girl Writers’ Conference and Festival

September 6
BRIC, 647 Fulton Street
Brooklyn, NY 11217 United States

Over 250 Black women from across the country will be in attendance — confirmed speakers include Marita Golden, Naomi Jackson, Lesley Nneka Arimah, Ashley C. Ford, and Jenna Wortham. 30+ authors will join us for a full day of workshops & panels. Our preliminary list of speakers is below! We’re excited to bring together a remarkable cast of authors, thinkers, and literary artists this fall. We’ll announce surprise guests and programming partners in the coming weeks. Stay tuned!  Schedule CONFERENCE PASS…

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August 2017
£6.00 - £8.00

Edinburgh International Book Festival

August 18 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Spiegeltent, TBA
Edinburgh, Scotland United Kingdom

Ece Temelkuran & Jacqueline Woodson WOMEN AND SECRETS Stories of women fighting for their place in the world are illuminated by these two authors. In Women Who Blow on Knots, Ece Temelkuran's three friends set off on a road trip with a murderous 70 year old, Madam Lilla. Jacqueline Woodson's four heroines in Another Brooklyn were also once inseparable. They shared songs, secrets, fears and dreams. But 1970s Brooklyn was a dangerous place, where grown men reached for innocent girls.…

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June 2017
Free

“Another Brooklyn”: Words Bookstore – Maplewood, NJ

June 27 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Words Bookstore, 179 Maplewood Avenue
Maplewood, NJ 07040 United States
Free

“Another Brooklyn”: NYU Bookstore – New York, NY

June 20 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
NYU Bookstore, 726 Broadway
New York, NY 10003 United States

In celebration of the paperback edition of Another Brooklyn (Amistad imprint, Harper Collins), a 2016 National Book Award Finalist.

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$20

“Another Brooklyn”: Bookworks Albuquerque, Albuquerque, NM

June 13 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Bookworks Albuquerque, 4022 Rio Grande Blvd NW Ste H
Albuquerque, NM 87107
$5 - $10

“Another Brooklyn”: Margaret Mitchell House – Atlanta, GA

June 8 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Margaret Mitchell House, 979 Crescent Avenue NE
Atlanta, GA 30309 United States
Free

“Another Brooklyn”: Politics and Prose – Washington, DC

June 7 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Politics and Prose, 5015 Connecticut Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20008 United States
Free

“Another Brooklyn”: Community Bookstore – Brooklyn, NY

June 1 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Community Bookstore, 143 7th Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11215 United States
May 2017
$35

Telling Tales in a World of Alternative Facts: Junot Díaz and Jacqueline Woodson in Conversation – Provincetown, MA

May 27 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Barn, 29 Miller Hill Road
Provincetown, CA 02657 United States
Free

Cubberley Lecture Series Presents: An Evening with Jacqueline Woodson @ Standford University – Stanford, CA

May 23 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cubberley Auditorium, 485 Lasuen Mall
Stanford, CA 94305 United States
April 2017

Los Angeles Times Festival of Books @ USC – Los Angeles, CA

April 22 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 United States

Fiction: You Can't Go Home Again, Conversation 1091 Saturday April 22, 2017 10:30am - 11:30am Seeley G. Mudd 123, Signing Area 4

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$52 - $65

Eat, Drink, and Be Literary with Jacqueline Woodson – Brooklyn Academy of Music – Brooklyn, NY

April 5 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Brooklyn Academy of Music, 30 Lafayette Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11217 United States
March 2017

Amherst College LitFest 2017: A Conversation with Chris Bachelder and Jacqueline Woodson – Amherst, MA

March 2 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Amherst College, 220 South Pleasant Street
Amherst, MA 01002 United States

A Conversation with Chris Bachelder and Jacqueline Woodson Host: Pamela Paul 7:30–9 p.m. Johnson Chapel* Part of the National Book Awards on Campus program, hosted in partnership with the National Book Foundation. Followed by Q&A and book signing. Free and open to the public.

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December 2016

Bexley Education Foundation

December 1, 2016
Bexley, OH United States
November 2016

The Spence School

November 30, 2016
The Spence School, 22 East 91st Street
New York, NY 10128 United States

One Author, One Community

November 28, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North Andover High School, 430 Osgood St
North Andover, MA 01845 United States

Miami Book Fair

November 19, 2016
Miami , FL United States

The Lab School of Washington’s 33rd Annual Gala Honoring

November 17, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The National Building Museum, 401 F St NW
Washington , DC 20001 United States

Montgomery County Community College- Speaker Series

November 9, 2016 @ 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Central Campus, 340 Dekalb Pike
Blue Bell, PA 19422 United States

Ta-Nehisi Coates and the French embassy in the United States – Albertine Festival.

November 6, 2016 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Albertine Books, 972 5th Ave
New York, NY 10075 United States

2016 Texas Book Festival Weekend

November 4, 2016 - November 5, 2016
Austin , TX United States
October 2016

Adelphi University

October 26, 2016 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Ruth S. Harley University Center, Thomas Dixon Lovely Ballroom, 1 South Ave
Garden City, NY 11530 United States

Lit in the Lou 2016

October 22, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Jackson Park Elementary School, 7400 Balson Ave
University City, MO 63130 United States

“Another Brooklyn”” Boswell Book Company,Milwaukee, WI

October 21, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Milwaukee Public Library’s Centennial Hall, 733 N. Eighth St
Milwaukee , WI 53233 United States

The Charlotte Zolotow Lecture

October 20, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Union South – Wisconsin Union, 1308 W Dayton St
Madison, WI 53715 United States

“Another Brooklyn”: Women and Children First,Chicago, IL

October 19, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Women & Children First, 5233 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60640 United States

“Another Brooklyn”: Joseph Beth Booksellers, Cincinnati,OH

October 18, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Joseph-Beth Booksellers-Rookwood, 2692 Madison Road
Norwood, OH 45208 United States

Auburn Public Library:2016 One Book One Village

October 17, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Auburn High School, 405 South Dean Road
Auburn , AL 36830 United States

“Another Brooklyn”: John Oliver Killens Series, Medgar Evers College,Brooklyn, NY

October 13, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
“Another Brooklyn”An Evening with Jacqueline Woodson: A Part of the John Oliver Killens Reading Series,Medger Evers, Brooklyn,NY, 1638 Bedford Ave
Brooklyn, 11225 United States

“Another Brooklyn”: Ann Patchett | Commonwealth with Jacqueline Woodson, Philadelphia, PA

October 6, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Parkway Central Library, 1901 Vine Street (between 19th and 20th Streets on the Parkway)
Philadelphia , PA 19103 United States

“Another Brooklyn”: Restoration Plaza, Brooklyn, NY

October 3, 2016 @ 6:45 pm - 7:45 pm
Restoration, 1368 Fulton St
Brooklyn, NY 11216 United States
September 2016

DePauw University

September 29, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
DePauw’s Green Center for the Performing Arts, 605 S. College Ave
Greencastle, IN 46135 United States

Ohio Library Council Convention and Expo

September 28, 2016 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Kalahari Resort & Convention Center, 7000 Kalahari Dr
Sandusky, OH 44870 United States

American University

September 26, 2016 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
American University, 4400 Massachusetts Ave NW
Washington. D.C, DC 20016 United States

“Another Brooklyn”: Vroman’s Bookstore, Pasadena, CA.

September 19, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Vroman’s Bookstore, 695 Eric. Colorado Blvd.
Pasadena, CA 91101

“Another Brooklyn”: Brooklyn Book Festival, Brooklyn, NY

September 18, 2016
209 Joralemon St,
Brooklyn, NY 11201

“Another Brooklyn”: Greenlight Bookstore with Carl Hancock Rux, Brooklyn, NY

September 12, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Greenlight Bookstore, 686 Fulton Street
Brooklyn, NY 11217

“Another Brooklyn”: Festival of Books & Authors, Winston-Salem, NC

September 10, 2016 @ 11:30 am - 4:00 pm
The Festival of Books, Milton Rhodes Center for the Arts
Winston-Salem, NC

“Another Brooklyn”: Quail Ridge Books, Raleigh, NC

September 9, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Quali Ridge Books, North Hills 4209-100 Lassiter Mill Road
Raleigh, NC 27609

“Another Brooklyn”: The Booksellers at Laurelwood, Memphis, TN

September 8, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Booksellers at Laurelwood, 387 Perkins Road Extended Laurelwood Plaza
Memphis, TN 38117

“Another Brooklyn”: Parnassus Books and Salon@615, Nashville, TN

September 7, 2016 @ 6:15 pm - 7:15 pm
Nashville Public Library, 615 Church Street
Nashville, TN 37215

“Another Brooklyn”: Barnes & Noble Tribeca, New York, NY

September 6, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Barnes & Noble Tribeca, 97 Warren Street
New York, NY 10007

“Another Brooklyn”: Decatur Book Festival, Decatur, GA

September 3, 2016 @ 11:15 am - 12:00 pm
The Decatur Book Festival, Decatur Presbyterian Sanctuary presented by Emory University
Decatur, GA
August 2016

Community Bookstore: with Naomi Jackson, Brooklyn, NY

August 30, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Community Bookstore, Community Bookstore 143 7th Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11215

Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture, Brooklyn, NY

August 28, 2016
Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture, Brooklyn, NY

Mississippi Book Festival, Jackson, MS

August 20, 2016 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Mississippi Book Festival, Mississippi State Capitol Building, Room 113
Jackson, MS

“Another Brooklyn”: Square Books, Oxford, MS

August 19, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Square Books, 129 Courthouse Sq
Oxford, MS 38655

“Another Brooklyn”: Porter Square Books, Cambridge, MA

August 17, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Porter Square Books, 25 White St.
Cambridge, MA 02140

“Another Brooklyn”: Bookcourt, Brooklyn NY

August 9, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bookcourt, 163 Court St.
Brooklyn, NY 11201
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