Julia Fierro Launched The Gypsy Moth Summer

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Monday, June 12th, 2017 | 2,745 views

Julia Fierro, founder of the Sackett Street Writers Workshop and author of CUTTING TEETH, read from her new novel THE GYPSY MOTH SUMMER at Powerhouse Archway in Brooklyn, New York

Julia Fierro discusses her new novel, The Gypsy Moth Summer, losing confidence in herself, and the importance of character point of view.

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Jennifer Pashley Discusses The Scamp with Julia Fierro

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Tuesday, August 25th, 2015 | 3,313 views

Jennifer Pashley reads THE SCAMP at WORD Brooklyn

Jennifer Pashley was at WORD Bookstore in Brooklyn to discuss her novel, The Scamp. The book explores small town, post-industrial America through the eyes of two women. Rayelle is trying to escape her life, and signs on to help investigate the disappearance of women in the area. Khaki has a darker, more troubling past–she’s responsible for the disappearing women. Pashley discussed the novel with Julia Fierro, founder of the Sackett Street Writers Workshop and author of Cutting Teeth.

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Emily Schultz Reads The Blondes

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Monday, April 27th, 2015 | 2,380 views

Emily Schultz reads from her new novel The Blondes

Blonde women become the conveyers of a rabies-like illness in the latest novel by Emily Schultz, The Blondes. Told from the perspective of red headed Hazel speaking her yet unborn child, the novel unfolds over the course of several months as infected blondes violently attack people. Schultz discussed the novel at BookCourt in Brooklyn with Julia Fierro, author of Cutting Teeth.

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Cecily Wong Reads Debut Novel Diamond Head

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Monday, April 20th, 2015 | 2,887 views

Cecily Wong reads Diamond Head, her debut novel about a Chinese - Hawaiian family, with Julia Fierro, author of Cutting Teeth and founder of Sackett Street Writers Workshop. BookCourt, Brooklyn

Fate is at the center of Cecily Wong’s debut novel Diamond Head, an epic story spanning generations of a Sino-Hawaiian family. Wong celebrated the release of the novel at BookCourt with novelist and Sackett Street Writers Workshop founder Julia Fierro.

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Julia Fierro Reads Debut Novel Cutting Teeth

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Wednesday, May 14th, 2014 | 3,705 views

Julia Fierro reads from Cutting Teeth at BookCourt

Julia Fierro launched her debut novel Cutting Teeth to a full house at Brooklyn’s BookCourt bookstore. Fierro, as the founder of Sackett Street Writer’s Workshop, has influenced the lives of more than 2,000 Brooklyn writers, many of whom had crammed into the store. Her husband, Justin Feinstein introduced her.

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