1. Open Book is a travel literary series featuring the artists and writers of a different place on Earth each week.

    In the premiere episode, we visited Ft. Greene, Brooklyn, a neighborhood with a rich cultural heritage, to meet some of the writers and artists who live and work there including former Sierra Leone child soldier Ishmael Beah, award-winning novelist Jennifer Egan, legendary jazz musician Bill Lee, Walt Whitman devotee Daryl Blaine Ford, creative genius Carl Hancock Rux, Def Jam poet Suheir Hammad, singer Nucomme, and star of stage and screen, actor Jeffrey Wright.

    CREDITS:
    Producer, Host: Ina Parker
    Executive Producer: Rod Alleyne
    Director of Photography: Francisco Aliwalas

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  2. Susan Choi reads from "Underwood Park: The First 12,000 Years" from the anthology, Brooklyn Was Mine.

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  3. WORKS IN PROGRESS is a new TV series in development from creator Ina Parker.

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  4. This is the pilot episode of Open Book, a literary travel show that takes you around the world to meet the writers and artists who bring the world to life through storytelling.

    In the premiere episode, we visited Ft. Greene, Brooklyn, a neighborhood with a rich cultural heritage, to meet some of the writers and artists who live and work there including former Sierra Leone child soldier Ishmael Beah, award-winning novelist Jennifer Egan, legendary jazz musician Bill Lee, Walt Whitman devotee Daryl Blaine Ford, creative genius Carl Hancock Rux, Def Jam poet Suheir Hammad, singer Nucomme, and star of stage and screen, actor Jeffrey Wright.

    CREDITS:
    Producer, Host: Ina Parker
    Executive Producer: Rod Alleyne
    Director of Photography: Francisco Aliwalas

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  5. The talented and beautiful singer-songwriter Nucomme performing from Ft. Greene's favorite Senegalese restaurant, Abistro, on WORKS IN PROGRESS, a new TV series in development from creator Ina Parker.

    In the full half-hour premiere episode, we visited Ft. Greene, Brooklyn, a neighborhood with a rich cultural heritage, to meet some of the writers and artists who live and work there including former Sierra Leone child soldier Ishmael Beah, award-winning novelist Jennifer Egan, legendary jazz musician Bill Lee, Walt Whitman devotee Daryl Blaine Ford, creative genius Carl Hancock Rux, Def Jam poet Suheir Hammad, singer Nucomme, and star of stage and screen, actor Jeffrey Wright.

    CREDITS:
    Producer, Host: Ina Parker
    Executive Producer: Rod Alleyne
    Director of Photography: Francisco Aliwalas

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