Organizer of Ill-Fated Pizza Fest Forced Out of Harlem Beer Event

 An organizer of Bushwick's infamous pizza festival has been fired from a limited role in Harlem's first ever beer festival. An organizer of Bushwick’s infamous pizza festival has been fired from a limited role in Harlem’s first ever beer festival. View Full Caption

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HARLEM — The organizer of Bushwick’s ill-fated pizza festival has been forced out from a limited role in Harlem’s inaugural beer festival.

Ishmael Osekre — founder of Afropolitan Insights and the organizer behind pizza and beer festivals where people paid up to $75 for “mountains of french fries and oceans of ketchup,” but received cold slices of miniature pizza — worked as the social media coordinator for Harlem Brew Festival scheduled for Sept. 30.

Harlem Brewing Company owner Celeste Beatty, who has

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