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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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Thursday January 23 2020, 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
 

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Green Series: Emily Raboteau on "Lessons in Survival"
Brooklyn Public Library
Joel Whitney
programs@bklynlibrary.org
Brooklyn, NY
7182302200
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For the January Green Series, author Emily Raboteau discusses her recent piece in The New York Review of Books on surviving climate change catastrophes. Discussing two recent books on sea level rise, ...
Saturday January 25 2020, 2:30 PM to 5:30 PM
 

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Brownstone Poets
Brownstone Poets
Patricia Carragon
220 Cadman Plaza West, Brooklyn, NY, United States 11201
Brooklyn, NY
9176795002
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Julie Bentsen, Maria Chisolm, Roxanne Hoffman, Freida Jones, and Prince A. McNally to rock Brownstone Poets on Saturday, January 25, at 2:30 p.m. at Park Plaza Restaurant in historic Brooklyn Heights...
Tuesday January 28 2020, 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
 

[Event Image:  Notes Going Underground: Joram Piatigorsky's Book Launch]
Notes Going Underground: Joram Piatigorsky's Book Launch
Authors, Large and Small
Cristina Deptula
2020 Broadway
New York City, NY
5105898252
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“Dying is very relaxing,” we learn in Notes Going Underground. This and other musings on life and death at the launch of Joram’s latest short story collection. About Joram Piatigorsky: Scienti...
Monday February 3 2020, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
 

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"AGATHE:" A CONVERSATION BETWEEN JOEL AGEE AND SUSAN BERNOFSKY
Deutsches Haus at NYU
Deutsches Haus at NYU
42 Washington Mews
New York, NY
2129988660
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The event which will focus on Joel Agee’s new translation of Robert Musil’s Agathe; or, The Forgotten Sister. Joel Agee will be in conversation with the translator Susan Bernofsky. About the book: Ag...
Monday February 3 2020, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
 

An evening of poetry and discussion
Stella Adler Studio of Acting
Nina
65 Broadway
New York, NY
2126890087
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The Harold Clurman Poetry Reading Series presents an evening of poetry and discussion with Grace Schulman, Gregory Pardlo and Anders Carlson-Wee Monday, February 3, 2020 at 7pm Free and open to the ...
Monday February 3 2020, 8:00 PM to 9:30 PM
 

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Necromancers of the Public Domain
Theater of the Apes
Ayun Haliday
312 West 36th Street, 1st Floor
New York, NY
212-563-6269
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Each month, Theater of the Apes plucks a long forgotten volume from the shelves of the New York Society Library to resurrect as a low budget variety show. Up next: New York: The Nation’s Metropolis...
Friday February 7 2020, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
 

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"WINTERLUST:" AN EVENING WITH BERND BRUNNER AND TESS LEWIS
Deutsches Haus at NYU
Deutsches Haus at NYU
42 Washington Mews
New York, NY
2129988660
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Deutsches Haus at NYU presents a reading by the author Bernd Brunner from his new book, Winterlust: Finding Beauty in the Fiercest Season, (in a translation by Mary Catherine Lawler) followed by a con...
Monday March 9 2020, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
 

Celebrating Six Years of Poets in Residence
Stella Adler Studio of Acting
Nina
65 Broadway
New York, NY
2126890087
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Six Years of Poets in Residence Monday, March 9, 2020 at 7pm With Sonia Sanchez, inaugural resident Yusef Komunyakaa, 2016 resident Idra Novey, 2017 resident Gregory Pardlo, 2018 resident Grace ...
Thursday April 30 2020, 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
 

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Green Series: Aronoff, Battistoni, Cohen, and Riofrancos
Brooklyn Public Library
Joel Whitney
programs@bklynlibrary.org
Brooklyn, NY
7182302200
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In the twenty-first century, all politics are climate politics. The age of climate gradualism is over, as unprecedented disasters are exacerbated by inequalities of race and class. We need profound, r...


Featured Events
Thursday, January 23
Green Series: Emily Raboteau on "Lessons in Survival"
Brooklyn, NY
6:30 PM   |   View Details »
Saturday, January 25
Brownstone Poets
Brooklyn, NY
2:30 PM   |   View Details »
Tuesday, January 28
Notes Going Underground: Joram Piatigorsky's Book Launch
New York City, NY
7:00 PM   |   View Details »

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