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  • Brooklyn Law School: Student Lounge 250 Joralemon Street Brooklyn, NY, 11201 United States (map)

Barnes & Noble Presents: A Way to Remember and to Forget: Writing as Recall and Release

It is easy to think of writers as harnessing personal experiences and putting them to work for their craft. Memory and experience, however, can prove powerful, tricky--more to be navigated or negotiated than simply used. Authors Jacqueline Jones LaMon, Hirsh Sawhney and Jonathan Corcoran share how personal recollection has enriched their writing.