Made Local with Brian Broome
Join us for a virtual lecture with local author Brian Broome, in conversation with award-winning poet Yona Harvey.
A poetic and raw coming-of-age memoir about Blackness, masculinity, and addiction, Punch Me Up to the Gods introduces a powerful new talent in Brian Broome, whose early years growing up in Ohio as a dark-skinned Black boy harboring crushes on other boys propel forward this gorgeous, aching, and unforgettable debut. Brian’s recounting of his experiences—in all their cringe-worthy, hilarious, and heartbreaking glory—reveal a perpetual outsider awkwardly squirming to find his way in.View more
INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*
- May 18, 2021 at 10:00 am (Tue)
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Signed copies of Punch Me Up to the Gods will be available from White Whale Bookstore.