The Bookshelf Report is an ongoing series where a Bushwick reader or artist shares a little bit about the books that occupy their shelves. Nancy K. Dillon is a Seattle songwriter. She’s performing her song “A Dream of Brother” at Bushwick’s Jack Straw Writers Anthology 2016 event on December 10. Her song based on a short […]
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About Kerry Garvin
This author has yet to write their bio.Meanwhile lets just say that we are proud Kerry Garvin contributed a whooping 47 entries.
Entries by Kerry Garvin
The women of Bushwick share their thoughts on this memorable passage from Kim Gordon’s Girl in a Band.
Kim Gordon is a lot of things. She’s a mom, rockstar and author to name few. Here are a few more facts about this amazing woman.
These quotes from Kim Gordon’s Girl in a Band touch on many themes in the book — love and heartbreak, performance, feminism, art and fashion, and fame.
Five intriguing facts about Anaïs Nin, the author of Delta of Venus.
Here are a few fun facts about Marjane Satrapi, the author of the best-selling graphic novel Persepolis.
Just because a book is critically acclaimed doesn’t mean you have to like it.
The main themes of Persepolis, family and revolution, stuck out to me as I picked my favorite quotes from Marjane Satrapi’s work. Those that I connected with the most revolve around Satrapi wanting to change both the world and herself through reading and education and being inspired by her family’s struggles. She looks to her […]
10 quotes from Anaïs Nin’s Delta of Venus that are sure to delight your senses.
Bushwick artists and volunteers share their 2016 New Year’s resolutions.