Media Inquiries


For all media inquiries for NYWC’s 12th Annual Fort Greene Summer Literary Festival, contact

Rose Gorman
(718) 398-2883 x301

Press coverage for NYWC’s Fort Greene Summer Literary Festival
  • DNA Info: Kid Writers Tell Stories of Animals and the Afterlife at Literary Fest READ
  • Wall Street Journal picks up on young writers’ ‘literary bent’ READ
  • design [moves] News shows NYWC some Lit Fest love READ
  • The Nabe gets locals ready for Lit Fest READ
  • The Local: Literary Fest: A Remixed Prophet in a Changed Brooklyn READ
  • Lit Fest on the Leonard Lopate Show LISTEN

2010 Fort Greene Park Summer Literary Festival from NY Writers Coalition on Vimeo.


The 12th Annual Fort Greene Summer Literary Festival is presented by NY Writers Coalition, Akashic Books, and Greenlight Bookstore, with additional support from Con Edison and the office of City Council Member Laurie Cumbo. Space for Lit Fest is generously provided through BRIC’s Stoop Share Program.

NYWC’s Fort Greene Summer Youth Program & Literary Festival is generously supported by Amazon Literary Partnership, Bay and Paul Foundations, Con Edison, City Council Member Laurie Cumbo, Kalliopeia Foundation, the Meringoff Family Foundation, the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature, and Tiger Baron Foundation. Lit Fest is funded in part by Poets & Writers through public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the City Council.