September 27, 2022

BROOKLYN, N.Y. – September 27, 2022 – St. Joseph’s University, New York (SJNY), in partnership with Greenlight Bookstore, is pleased to announce that it will welcome a variety of distinguished authors to the University’s Brooklyn campus for its Fall 2022 Brooklyn Voices lecture series. 

The Fall 2022 Brooklyn Voices schedule will include:

  • Andrew Sean GreerLess is Loss, in conversation with Sloane Crosley on Wednesday, September 28 at 7:30 p.m. Cost is $32. Masks are required.
  • Lydia MilletDinosaurs, in conversation with Jenny Offill on Wednesday, October 12 at 7:30 p.m. Cost is $30. Masks are required.
  • Fatimah Asghar: When We Were Sisters, in conversation with Angel Nafis, José Olivarez and Jess Snow on Thursday, October 27 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $5; $30 book bundle includes seat and book. Masks are required.
  • Eileen Myles: Pathetic Literature, in conversation with Fred Moten, Carmen Boullosa, Nicole Eisenman, Sarah Nicole Prickett, Marcella Durand and Will Farris on Thursday, November 17 at 7:30 p.m. Cost is $38.50. Masks are required.

“We are thrilled to partner once again with Greenlight Bookstore for this highly anticipated series,” said Phillip Dehne, Ph.D., Brooklyn campus executive dean and professor of history at St. Joseph’s University, New York. “These impressive authors bring a wealth of talent and artistry to our campus and we look forward to welcoming them.”

Tickets are required for admission to all Brooklyn Voices events; some tickets include a copy of the book, distributed at the event. Visit for details. For more information, contact Valerie Esposito at [email protected].

Created in collaboration with Greenlight Bookstore, the aim of the Brooklyn Voices series is to promote and enhance the creative vitality of our home neighborhoods of Fort Greene and Clinton Hill by providing local writers, artists, and intellectuals with a forum in which to discuss and present their works to our neighbors, patrons, and students. Through lectures, forums, performances, and public discussion, Brooklyn Voices seeks to make a meaningful contribution to the thriving intellectual culture of the neighborhood and ensure that our community remains a stimulating place in which to live, learn, and do business.

St. Joseph’s University has been dedicated to providing a diverse population of students in the New York metropolitan area with an affordable education rooted in the liberal arts tradition since 1916. Independent and coeducational, the University provides a strong academic and value-oriented education at the undergraduate and graduate levels, aiming to prepare each student for a life characterized by integrity, intellectual and spiritual values, social responsibility and service. Through its Brooklyn, Long Island and Online campuses, the University offers degrees in 60 majors, special course offerings and certificates, affiliated and pre-professional programs.