Brian Broome

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NEOMFA Visiting Writing Series Presents a Reading and Q&A with Brian Broome

Event is free and open to the public. 

Friday, October 27, 2023
7:00 pm
Doors Open: 6:30pm

The Nightlight Cinema
30 North High Street
Akron, OH 44308

Brian Broome, a poet and screenwriter, is the author of Punch Me Up to the Gods. He is K. Leroy Irvis Fellow and instructor in the Writing Program at the University of Pittsburgh. Broome has been a finalist in The Moth storytelling competition and won the grand prize in Carnegie Mellon University’s Martin Luther King Writing Awards. He also won a VANN Award from the Pittsburgh Black Media Federation for journalism in 2019. Broome lives in Pittsburgh.