Brooklyn Book Festival Culminates Sunday, 9/23 Throughout Brooklyn Heights

More details on The Brooklyn Book Festival, which reaches its finale Sunday, September 23, at Brooklyn’s Borough Hall & Plaza, with 280+ authors and poets participating amid 104+ panels. More than four dozen “bookend” events will also take place from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Among highlights: A conversation between Borough Prez Marty Markowitz & Brooklyn-born actor Tony Danza about his book “I’d Like To Apologize To Every Teacher I Ever Had.”

Many of the Festival’s free panels will take place throughout Brooklyn Heights, including: Saint Francis Auditorium, Screening Room & McArdle, 180 Remsen Street; St. Ann & the Holy Trinity Church, 157 Montague Street; Brooklyn Historical Society Library, 128 Pierrepont Street; Brooklyn Law School Moot Courtroom & Student Lounge, 250 Joralemon Street; and Brooklyn Heights Library, 280 Cadman Plaza West.

For a full schedule of Sunday’s Festival events, see here (Photo: BBF)

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  • Boerum Bill

    Because when you think of a lit fest, you immediately think of Tony Danza.

  • David on Middagh

    Tony Danza was great! Our borough president was sitting on a stool right next to him, but couldn’t get a word in. At one point, he tried to break in, but Tony grabbed his arm to shut him up. It was a think to see.