Monday, September 24, 2012

Notes on the Brooklyn Book Festival 2012

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Marty Markowitz, Brooklyn borough president, and Tony Danza, president of our hearts and minds.
  • Marty Markowitz, Brooklyn borough president, and Tony Danza, president of our hearts and minds.

Mr. Danza was discussing his new book about his time as a teacher. But he was also spontaneously quoting Shakespeare and espousing his support for the teacher's union: "I'm a union guy, I can't help myself. If you chart the decline in reading and the decline in unions the last thirty years, it all adds up."

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Kristin Iversen is the Managing Editor at Brooklyn Magazine and the L Magazine. She has been described as "a hipster buzzword made flesh." This seems pretty accurate.

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