The Dust Jacket: NYC Author Events, Week of April 13th

Monday, April 13

6:30pm-7:30pm

The Paradox of Liberation: Michael Walzer in Conversation with Anne-Marie Slaughter
The Graduate Center CUNY, 365 Fifth Ave., New York, NY 10016

7:00pm
Themes in Lit. Book Club: “Never Let Me Go”
Book Culture, 450 Columbus Avenue, New York, NY 10024

7:00pm
Waywiser Press Presents: Joseph Harrison, Penelope Pelizzon, and Mary Jo Salter
McNally Jackson Books, 52 Prince Street, New York, NY 10012

7:00pm
Carla Power + Sarita Choudhury
Strand Book Store, 828 Broadway, New York, NY 10003-4805

7:00pm
Ann-Marie MacDonald – Adult Onset
BookCourt, 163 Court Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201

Tuesday, April 14

6:00pm
LAUNCH EVENT for Have You Seen My Monster? with STEVE LIGHT!
Books of Wonder, 18 W 18th St, New York, NY 10011

6:00pm
Miko Branch In Conversation With A’Lelia Bundles
Barnes & Noble, 97 Warren St, New York, NY 10007

6:00pm
Louisa Burns-Bisogno & Saundra Shohen’s “The Night John Lennon Died…so did John Doe”
Book Culture, 450 Columbus Avenue, New York, NY 10024

7:00pm
Double Take XII, McKenzie Wark & Jackie Wang…
apexart, 291 Church Street, New York, NY 10013

7:00pm
Cecily Wong in Conversation With Mary Gordon
Barnes & Noble, 150 East 86th Street, New York, NY 10028-2105

7:00pm
Finding Samuel Lowe: China, Jamaica, Harlem
Barnes & Noble, 1972 Broadway, New York, NY 10023-5903

7:00pm
The Road to Depth David Brooks
Barnes & Noble, Union Square, 33 East 17th Street, New York, NY 10003

7:00pm
James Grissom in Conversation with Molly Haskell
McNally Jackson Books, 52 Prince Street, New York, NY 10012

7:00pm
Frederic Lenoir + Alexandra Schwartz
Strand Book Store, 828 Broadway, New York, NY 10003-4805

7:00pm
Author Signing and Discussion With Laura Martocci – Bullying: The Social Destruction of Self
Barnes & Noble, 2245 Richmond Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10314-3903

Wednesday, April 15

Noon
Akhil Sharma
The New York Public Library’s Stephen A. Schwarzman Building

6:00pm
LAUNCH EVENT for Denton Little’s Deathdate by LANCE RUBIN
Books of Wonder, 18 W 18th St, New York, NY 10011

6:00pm
Adult Onset: Ann-Marie MacDonald in conversation with Eve Ensler
Barnes & Noble, 97 Warren St, New York, NY 10007

6:30pm
Cynthia Weil, I’m Glad I Did
The Mysterious Bookshop, 58 Warren Street, New York, NY 10007

7:00pm
Louis Begley in conversation with Susan Jacoby
192 Books, 192 10th Avenue at 21st Street, New York, NY 10011

7:00pm
Born with Teeth Kate Mulgrew
Barnes & Noble, Union Square, 33 East 17th Street, New York, NY 10003

7:00pm
Fredrik Eklund in Conversation With Bruce Littlefield
Barnes & Noble, 150 East 86th Street, New York, NY 10028-2105

7:00pm
THE BRIDGE SERIES: Pierre Joris & André Naffis-Sahely
McNally Jackson Books, 52 Prince Street, New York, NY 10012

7:00pm
Chuck Close + Colin Westerbeck
Strand Book Store, 828 Broadway, New York, NY 10003-4805

7:00pm
Michael Shnayerson + Sue Craig
Strand Book Store, 828 Broadway, New York, NY 10003-4805

7:00pm
Kimberly McCreight – Where They Found Her
BookCourt, 163 Court Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201

7:30pm
Birth of a Theorem Cédric Villani
Albertine, 972 5th Ave, New York, NY 10075

Thursday, April 16

6:00pm
LAUNCH EVENT for I Don’t Like Koala by SEAN FERRELL
Books of Wonder, 18 W 18th St, New York, NY 10011

6:00pm
The Test: Why Our Schools are Obsessed with Standardized Testing-But You Don’t Have to Be
Barnes & Noble, 106 Court Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201-5606

7:00pm
Writing, Transgressing, ResistingCatherine Cusset and Siri Hustvedt
Albertine, 972 5th Ave, New York, NY 10075

7:00pm
Just Kids from the Bronx Telling it the Way it Was: An Oral History
Barnes & Noble, 1972 Broadway, New York, NY 10023-5903

7:00pm
Where They Found Her: A Novel: Kimberly McCreight
Barnes & Noble, 150 East 86th Street, New York, NY 10028-2105

7:00pm
NYU Creative Writing Presents: Charles Simic
Lillian Vernon Creative Writers House, 58 West 10th Street, between 5th and 6th Avenues, New York, NY 10011

7:00pm
DEEP LANE: Mark Doty in Conversation with John Freeman
McNally Jackson Books, 52 Prince Street, New York, NY 10012

7:00pm
Jessica White + Kseniya Thomas
Strand Book Store, 828 Broadway, New York, NY 10003-4805

7:00pm
Cecily Wong with Julia Fierro – DIamond Head
BookCourt, 163 Court Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201

Friday, April 17

4:00pm
Ares: Bringer of War: George O’Connor
Barnes & Noble, 267 7th Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11215-3610

5:00pm
The New Salon: Michael Cunningham In Conversation With Darin Strauss
Lillian Vernon Creative Writers House, 58 West 10th Street, between 5th and 6th Avenues, New York, NY 10011

6:30pm
Omar Shahid Hamid, The Prisoner
The Mysterious Bookshop, 58 Warren Street, New York, NY 10007

7:00pm
Where You Go Is Not Who You’ll Be: An Antidote to the College Admissions Mania: Frank Bruni
Barnes & Noble, 150 East 86th Street, New York, NY 10028-2105

7:00pm
Poets of Other Persuasions: James B. Nicola joins poets Elizabeth Bishop, Frank O’Hara and Stanley Kunitz and humorist Robert Benchley
Book Culture, 536 W 112th Street, New York, NY 10025

7:00pm
NYU Creative Writing Presents: West 10th Launch Reading
Lillian Vernon Creative Writers House, 58 West 10th Street, between 5th and 6th Avenues, New York, NY 10011

7:00pm
Dale Peck – Visions and Revisions
BookCourt, 163 Court Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201

Saturday, April 18

2:00pm
Celebrity Benefit for The Lily Sarah Grace Fund: MARY-LOUISE PARKER, NIGEL SYLVESTER, JEMIMA KIRKEBooks of Wonder, 18 W 18th St, New York, NY 10011

7:00pm
Bracha Bomze’s “Love Justice”
Book Culture, 450 Columbus Avenue, New York, NY 10024

Sunday, April 19

11:00am
Colm Tóibín Discusses “On Elizabeth Bishop”
92nd St. Y, 1395 Lexington Avenue, New York, NY 10128

1:00pm

APRIL STORYBOOK SHOWCASE: EMILY JENKINS, SOPHIE BLACKALL, AME DYCKMAN, and STEVE LIGHT

Books of Wonder, 18 W 18th St, New York, NY 10011

4:00pm
New Vessel Press
Book Culture, 450 Columbus Avenue, New York, NY 10024

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s