The Brooklyn Book Festival in NYC, at Brooklyn Borough Hall and the plaza outdoors was a wonderful fall treat. Completely free, it’s the biggest event of its kind in the city and attracts authors from around the world.
I caught the outdoor discusion of Yann Arthus-Bertrand, who flew in from France for the event, with Paul D. Miller, AKA DJ Spooky That Subliminal Kid, who has just completed an art study of Antartica. The back-and-forth was a battle of optimistic existentialism spiced up with personal stories about what art is, and what art means in our time. Continue reading “Love is All You Need: Brooklyn Book Fest 2011”