We are positively thrilled to announce the forthcoming publication of SILENT BEACHES, UNTOLD STORIES: NEW YORK CITY'S FORGOTTEN WATERFRONT, by Elizabeth Albert, with fiction and poetry edited by Underwater New York.
SILENT BEACHES transports the reader into the extraordinary past and present embedded in New York City's more than 600 miles of coastline through a stunning selection of rare photographs, history, new fiction and poetry, and contemporary art.
Contributors constitute a knockout list:
Visual artists Elizabeth Albert, Spencer Finch, Melinda Hunt, Nathan Kensinger, Eve Andree-Laramee, Marie Lorenz, Mary Mattingly, Joel Meyerowitz, Luke Rafferty, James Walsh, and Carrie Mae Weems, and
Writers Stacia L. Brown, Bill Cheng, Susan Choi, Ravi Howard, Elizabeth Gaffney, Ben Greenman, Nicole Miller, Kamilah Aisha Moon, Nelly Reifler, Amy Shearn, and Antoine Wilson.
by Damiani Editore, SILENT BEACHES will be released on September 27 and is available for pre-order now. Please save the date for a launch party / reading at Greenlight Bookstore on September 29th. For more information, visit our book page.