Dean Atta reads from and discusses his novel ‘Black Flamingo’.
A fantastic event for literary lovers, spoken word, poets and performers, taking place via Zoom. Join poet and award winning author Dean Atta, who will be reading and discussing his novel ‘Black Flamingo’ alongside host Adam Lowe who is a writer, educator, publisher and performer.
‘I didn’t want this story to look away from difficult topics, such as race and sexuality. But there are times in the story when Michael doesn’t fully understand what he’s seeing or experiencing.’
– Dean Atta, Nerd Daily
Black Flamingo is the award-winning debut novel from writer Dean Atta. The book follows the life of mixed-race gay teenager Michael and his discovery of drag culture. In this event, hear Dean read some excerpts from his novel and discuss his works.