Lambeth Black History Month

Join Celeste, direct from Trinidad, for a night in the lives of the Pleasantview people.  Event organised with the Friends of Durning Library

FREE

BCLF Short Story Awards

Facebook Live

Brooklyn Caribbean Lit Fest Short Story Awards

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Book & Beyond

Zoom

Virtual Visit with Kent Memorial Library, Suffield, Mass.

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Pleasantview: Beauty and Brutality, Reading Group at Center for Fiction

Center for Fiction 15 Lafayette Avenue , Brooklyn, New York City, NY

A 1-day reading group hosted by The Center For Fiction. For one evening only, join the Brooklyn Caribbean Literary Festival and The Center for Fiction as we present an in-house book discussion of Pleasantview by Celeste Mohammed. This discussion is part of our celebration of Caribbean American Heritage month. Event cost includes a copy of …

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US$30

Pleasantview – a reading at McNally Jackson

McNally Jackson Books City Point, Brooklyn, NYS, NY

Join me for an in-store reading from Pleasantview, Book-signing and mini Q&A.  Since its release in May 2021, this "rollicking" novel-in-stories has been a reader fave, claiming the 2022 Caribbean Readers Award for fiction. The book has also garnered critical acclaim. It is the winner of the 2022 OCM Bocas Prize for Caribbean Literature, and …

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“When your neighbour house on fire, wet your own” – WORD Bookstore

WORD Bookstore 126 Franklin Street, Brooklyn, NY

Author Celeste Mohammed joins Marsha Massiah-Aaron, Executive Director of the BCLF, at WORD Brooklyn on June 10, 2022 to discuss her award-winning novel PLEASANTVIEW as well as the fertile intersections of Caribbean-American Literature. FREE EVENT! Seating is Limited; RSVP below We are still requiring proof of vaccination for entry. Acceptable proof includes: Excelsior Pass CDC …

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Unbound: A conversation w/DC Writers Room @PlanetWord

Friedman Family Auditorium 925 13th St., NW, Washington DC

Unbound: Celeste Mohammed in Conversation with Donna Hemans Join Mohammed for a reading and conversation with Donna Hemans, novelist and owner of the DC Writers Room. Co-presented by the DC Writers Room and the Brooklyn Caribbean Literary Festival, in partnership with Planet Word Museum, this conversation is one you won’t want to miss. Pleasantview will …

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Reading/Book Signing – Brooklyn Perk

Brooklyn Perk Coffee New York City, NY

Coffee is one of my favourite things. I am looking forward to sharing a cup with you while reading from Pleasantview, and signing your copy. Since its release in May 2021, this "rollicking" novel-in-stories has been a reader fave, claiming the 2022 Caribbean Readers Award for fiction. The book has also garnered critical acclaim. It …

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Writing Workshop

In-person event. Duration: 3 hours Location: Brooklyn, NYC. Venue to be announced.

Reading/Book Signing – Sugarcane restaurant

Sugarcane Restaurant Prospect Heights, Brooklyn, New York City, NY

Come meet the author and celebrate Pleasantview's many successes at Sugarcane Restaurant,  a stylish Caribbean restaurant located in the heart of Brooklyn. Since its release in May 2021, Pleasantview, a "rollicking" novel-in-stories has been a reader fave, claiming the 2022 Caribbean Readers Award for fiction. The book has also garnered critical acclaim. It is the …

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