KAREN BROOKS HOPKINS

BAM...and Then It Hit Me

Thursday, April 14 at 6pm

Scene from the Robert Wilson/Rufus Wainwright production “Shakespeare’s Sonnets,” 2014. Photo © Stephanie Berger

Tickets: FREE, reservations recommended. Books are available for pre-purchase through the ticket reservation button above.

In conversation with Maureen Sager, founder and previous Executive Director of the Upstate Alliance for the Creative Economy.

President Emerita of the Brooklyn Academy of Music Karen Brooks Hopkins discusses her new memoir BAM. . . and Then It Hit Me (powerHouse Books and Audible, January 2022), an exhilarating romp through the evolution of the renowned cultural institution and its profound influence on the growth of Brooklyn’s creative economy.

The presentation is followed by a book signing and reception with the author.

Hudson Hall’s programs are made possible with support from the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of the Governor and the New York State Legislature.