Booksigning with Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah

Event date: 

10/29/2018 - 3:00pm to 7:30pm

Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah
Author of Friday Black

Monday, October 29

3:00pm at Marano Campus Center Auditorium – SUNY Oswego
6:00pm at the river’s end bookstore

A piercingly raw debut story collection from a young writer with an explosive voice, Friday Black is a treacherously surreal, and, at times, heartbreakingly satirical look at what it's like to be young and black in America.

Nana Kwame Adjei-BrenyahNana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah is from Spring Valley, New York. He graduated from SUNY Albany and went on to receive his MFA from Syracuse University. His work has appeared or is forthcoming in numerous publications, including Guernica, Compose: A Journal of Simply Good Writing, Printer's Row, Gravel, and The Breakwater Review, where he was selected by ZZ Packer as the winner of the 2nd Annual Breakwater Review Fiction Contest. Friday Black is his first book.





Friday Black Cover Image
ISBN: 9781328911247
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Mariner Books - October 23rd, 2018

A National Book Foundation "5 Under 35" honoree, chosen by Colson Whitehead

“An excitement and a wonder: strange, crazed, urgent and funny...The wildly talented Adjei-Brenyah has made these edgy tales immensely charming, via his resolute, heartful, immensely likeable narrators, capable of seeing the world as blessed and cursed at once.”


Event address: 

19 west bridge street
oswego, NY 13126

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