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An Evening with Sarah Bracey White & Kelsey Miller
June 19 @ 7:00 pm$10
Sarah Bracey White is a writer, teacher, and arts consultant. A graduate of Morgan State University and the University of Maryland, she was a 2010/2011 Inaugural Fellow at the Purchase College Writers Center. Her literary work includes Primary Lessons: A Memoir published by CavanKerry Press Ltd., The Wanderlust: A South Carolina Folk Tale, and Feelings Brought to Surface, a poetry collection. Her memoir piece, “Freedom Summer,” was included in the anthologies Children of the Dream and Dreaming in Color, Living in Black and White. Her essays appear in Aunties: 35 Writers Celebrate Their Other Mothers, Gardening on a Deeper Level, and Heartscapes: True Stories of Remembered Loves. Her essays have appeared in The New York Times, The Baltimore Afro-American Newspaper, the Scarsdale Inquirer, and the Journal News. She lives in Ossining, NY.
See www.sarahbraceywhite.com for more information.
Kelsey Miller is a journalist and the author of Big Girl: How I Gave Up Dieting and Got a Life (Grand Central Publishing, 2016) and I’ll Be There For You (Hanover Square Press, 2018), a pop-culture study on the popular television show, Friends. While on staff at Refinery29, she created and wrote the award-winning Anti-Diet Project, one of the site’s most popular franchises. In her role as Senior Features writer, she covered a broad spectrum of topics, including popular culture, current events, body positivity and anti-diet culture, fitness, advice, and “weird history.”
Her work has been featured in Glamour, Vulture, Women’s Health, Cup of Jo, Entertainment Weekly, Refinery29, Good Housekeeping, The Hairpin, Literary Hub, Ladies’ Home Journal, SundanceNOW, The Rumpus, Bustle, and elsewhere. A native of Westchester, she currently lives in Brooklyn.
See www.kelseymiller.com for more information.