Making the Trees Shiver

Making the Trees Shiver: An Anthology of the First Six Years of the Fort Greene Park Summer Literary Festival

Making the Trees Shiver is an eclectic collection recreating the magic that is the annual Fort Greene Park Summer Literary Festival. Poetry and prose by Chris AbaniAmiri BarakaCheryl Boyce-TaylorStaceyann ChinKwame DawesJennifer EganMarlon JamesJacqueline JohnsonWillie PerdomoSonia SanchezHal Sirowitz, and Quincy Troupe is interspersed with work by the talented next generation of young writers from NY Writers Coalition’s creative writing workshops. Making the Trees Shiver celebrates community writing at its finest: expansive, authentic, and full of life. Like Fort Greene Park itself, these pages are noisy at times, chilling at others, but always full of spectacular views. October 2011.

Contributors
Bengum Abam-Depass   /  Ilangmarie Abam-Depass   /  Ixele Akinmowo-Simon   /  Aidan Amog
Anjelika Amog   /  Sarai Arroyo   /  ChiChi Bakr   /  Anwen Burns   /  Cameron Burns
Samori Covington   /  Nalani Daniels   /  Alberta Devor  /  Sarah Dobrowolski   /  Osose Ebesunan
Jadiael Fraser   /  Joella Fraser   /  Amaraa F. Harris   /  Aliyah Jones   /  Mahera Josaphat
Nathan Josaphat   /  Lyric Joseph   /  Salome Lawrence   /  Sehin Lawrence
Pascale Leone   /  Tristan Leone   /  Keeph Little   /  Seyla Little   /  Karen Marks
Hector Medina   /  Jarrett Moore   /  Tyrrell Moore   /  David Nduka   /  Mariah Pringle
Ashley Quarless   /  Kayla Quarless   /  Talaia Regist   /  Tayon Regist   /  Tema Regist
Tristan Regist   /  Aliah Richardson   /  Najaya Royal   /  Amanda Sahadi   /  Victoria Sahadi
Ajahee Sekkm Miles   /  Zoe Sheares   /  Aleisha Small   /  Christopher Small   /  Brandon Smith
Terrence Smith   /  Zselyke Tarnai   /  Iniko Thornell   /  Gabriel Treitmeier-McCarthy   /  Ashley Varlack
Michael Walters   /  Adrienne Williams

Edited by Erin Hopkins   /   Cover Image by Erin Hopkins

 

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