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NY Literary Events Calendar

Our literary events calendar is provided as a free service to organizations. Anyone may submit a literary event for listing online, and we welcome all organizations to utilize this free service to get the word out about free or for-cost literary events.

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PLEASE NOTE: This events calendar is for Literary Events only. Non-literary event submissions will be declined.

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Thursday July 6 2017, 2:00 PM to
Saturday December 16 2017, 4:00 PM     

[Event Image:  Literary Fiction Think Tank Writing Workshops]
Literary Fiction Think Tank Writing Workshops
Literary Fiction Think Tank
workshops are ongoing
Schwarzman/NYPL; and online
10018, NY
email inquiries only
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Literary Fiction Think Tank Writing Workshops  “Whole manuscript”, “close textual reading” writing workshop, “on the house” (no cost) — by invitation only A writing community that encourages ...
Monday November 27 2017, 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
 

"Finding Home" – A Reading From The Bellevue Literary Review
Bellevue Literary Review
Stacy Bodziak
NYU Langone Health, 550 First Avenue, Schwartz Lecture Hall E
New York, NY
212-263-3973
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To celebrate the publication of the Bellevue Literary Review's latest issue, on the theme of "Finding Home: Family & Connections," editor-in-chief Danielle Ofri hosts an evening of readings by contrib...
Wednesday November 29 2017, 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
 

The Sherlock Holmes of Non-Fiction Medical Writers
The New York Academy of Medicine
Emily Miranker
1216 5th Avenue
New York, NY
2128227301
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Medical diagnosis is detective work. In his book, The Family Who Couldn’t Sleep, D.T. Max unfolds a medical mystery of a noble Venetian family whose offspring suffered from fatal insomnia. Physician a...
Wednesday November 29 2017, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
 

[Event Image:  Creative Writing Students Read from their Work - A reading]
Creative Writing Students Read from their Work - A reading
Barnard College
Alex Greenwald
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Fl. Barnard Hall, Barnard, 3009 Broadway
New York City, NY
212-854-9422
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Join the Barnard English department for celebrations of the next generation of literary talent as students of creative writing read from their work....
Tuesday December 5 2017, 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
 

[Event Image:  Saskia Hamilton and Hisham Matar - A reading]
Saskia Hamilton and Hisham Matar - A reading
Barnard College
Alex Greenwald
James Room, 4th Fl. Barnard Hall, Barnard College, 3009 Broadway
New York City, NY
212-854-9422
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Join renowned poet, editor, and director of Women Poets at Barnard, Saskia Hamilton and Pulitzer Prize winning author of The Return, Hisham Matar for an intimate reading of some of their best works. ...
Thursday December 7 2017, 5:30 PM to 6:45 PM
 

[Event Image:  Marcy Dermansky at New York Public Library]
Marcy Dermansky at New York Public Library
New York Public Libray
Andy Buckalew
209 W 23rd St
New York, NY
212-924-1585
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Marcy Dermansky comes to Muhlenberg to discuss and sign copies of her latest novel, The Red Car. A wildly imaginative, rebellious, and tender tale of independence from the critically acclaimed auth...
Thursday December 7 2017, 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
 

[Event Image:  School of Magic: The Grifter Panel]
School of Magic: The Grifter Panel
Brooklyn Public Library
Joel Whitney
10 Grand Army Plaza
Brooklyn, NY
718.230.2100
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The concept of a ‘confidence trick/con man’ can be traced back to 19th-century literature in the works of Nikolai Gogol (“Dead Souls”), Herman Melville (“The Confidence Man”) and Mark Twain (“The Adve...
Sunday December 10 2017, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
 

[Event Image:  Message from the Library with David Grossman]
Message from the Library with David Grossman
Brooklyn Public Library
Joel Whitney
10 Grand Army Plaza
Brooklyn, NY
718.230.2100
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David Grossman, winner of the 2017 Man Booker International Prize for his novel A Horse Walks Into a Bar (Knopf), delivers the inaugural Message from the Library, a new international lecture series th...
Wednesday December 13 2017, 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
 

[Event Image:  Philosophy in Library: Susanna Siegel/Rationality of Perception]
Philosophy in Library: Susanna Siegel/Rationality of Perception
Brooklyn Public Library
Joel Whitney
10 Grand Army Plaza
Brooklyn, NY
718.230.2100
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Different people see the world differently. That much is a truism. But how can we adjudicate these sorts of perceptual disagreements between people? We think that beliefs can be rational or irrational...


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Monday, November 27
"Finding Home" – A Reading From The Bellevue Literary Review
New York, NY
6:00 PM   |   View Details »
Wednesday, November 29
The Sherlock Holmes of Non-Fiction Medical Writers
New York, NY
6:00 PM   |   View Details »
Wednesday, November 29
Creative Writing Students Read from their Work - A reading
New York City, NY
7:00 PM   |   View Details »

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