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NY Literary Events Calendar

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Sunday December 4 2016, 3:30 PM to 7:30 PM
 

[Event Image:  brevitas 13th Annual Festival of the Short Poem]
brevitas 13th Annual Festival of the Short Poem
brevitas
Amy Barone
308 Bowery
New York, NY
6469424972
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brevitas poets read their best original poems of the year, which are also projected; the new brevitas Anthology is unveiled; books are signed; and literary fun ensues. Guest Poet Donna Masini will re...
Sunday December 4 2016, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
 

[Event Image:  Jonathan Lethem on Italo Calvino]
Jonathan Lethem on Italo Calvino
The Center for Fiction
Rosie Clarke
Brooklyn Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY
2127556710
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In 1984, Italo Calvino was invited to give the Charles Eliot Norton Lectures at Harvard University. Before his death he was able to complete five of the six planned lectures on the imaginative possibi...
Tuesday December 6 2016, 7:30 PM to 8:20 PM
 

[Event Image:  Experiments & Disorders]
Experiments & Disorders
Dixon Place
Mike Griffiths
161A Chrystie Street
New York, NY
212-219-0736
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Fiction, nonfiction, poetry & performance texts by the most adventurous, cross-genre established & emerging writers. Curated by Tom Cole & Christen Clifford. Featuring Celeste Finn and Buzz Slutzk...
Tuesday December 6 2016, 7:30 PM to 8:45 PM
 

[Event Image:  Voices Carry – A Celebration of Irish Women Writing]
Voices Carry – A Celebration of Irish Women Writing
Irish Arts Center
Vivian Fong
553 West 51st Street
New York, NY
2127573318 x204
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Join author Honor Molloy and actresses Gina Costigan, Angel Desai, and Lisa Dwan for a unique evening of dramatic readings drawn from a variety of forms—memoir, novels, poetry, drama, radio—spanning t...
Friday December 9 2016, 10:30 AM to 1:00 PM
 

[Event Image:  Values & Ethics-Through a Jewish Lens]
Values & Ethics-Through a Jewish Lens
Temple Israel of Lawrence [nid:6
Alan Freedman
Temple Israel of Lawrence, 140 Central Avenue
Lawrence, NY
516-239-1140
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"Values & Ethics-Through a Jewish Lens empowers parents to bring relevant moral values of Judaism into family discussion. Topics are indexed by themes such as anger, attitude, gratitude, humility and ...
Tuesday December 13 2016, 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
 

[Event Image:  Sarada Chiruvolu at New York Public Library]
Sarada Chiruvolu at New York Public Library
New York Public Library
Andy Buckalew
209 W 23rd St
New York, NY
212-924-1585
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Sarada Chiruvolu comes to Muhlenberg Library to discuss and sign copies of her most recent book, Home at Last: A Journey Toward Higher Consciousness In this rich and illuminating work, Chiruvolu gu...
Thursday December 15 2016, 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
 

[Event Image:  Lynnda Pollio at New York Public Library]
Lynnda Pollio at New York Public Library
New York Public Library
Andy Buckalew
209 W 23rd St
New York, NY
212-924-1585
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Lynnda Pollio comes to Muhlenberg Library to discuss and sign copies of her most recent book, Trusting the Currents. Trusting the Currents is a multi-award winning visionary novel that guides reade...
Friday December 16 2016, 10:30 AM to 1:00 PM
 

[Event Image:  Kosher USA, How Coke Became Kosher & Other Tales of Modern Food]
Kosher USA, How Coke Became Kosher & Other Tales of Modern Food
Temple Israel of Lawrence [nid:6
Alan Freedman
Temple Israel of Lawrence, 140 Central Avenue
Lawrence, NY
516-239-1140
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"Kosher USA" tells the fascinating journey of kosher food through the modern industrial food system. Discover how iconic products like Coca-Cola and Jell-O tried to become kosher. The author is Roger ...
Tuesday January 17 2017, 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
 

[Event Image:  Nancy Colier at New York Public Library]
Nancy Colier at New York Public Library
New York Public Library
Andy Buckalew
209 W 23rd St
New York, NY
212-924-1585
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Nancy Colier comes to Muhlenberg Library to discuss and sign copies of her most recent book, The Power of Off: the Mindful Way to Stay Sane in a Virtual World. Have you ever caught yourself checkin...


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Sunday, December 4
brevitas 13th Annual Festival of the Short Poem
New York, NY
3:30 PM   |   View Details »
Sunday, December 4
Jonathan Lethem on Italo Calvino
Brooklyn, NY
7:00 PM   |   View Details »
Tuesday, December 6
Experiments & Disorders
New York, NY
7:30 PM   |   View Details »

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