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NY Literary Events Calendar

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Monday February 18 2019, 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
 

[Event Image:  South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg in conversation with Frank Bruni]
South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg in conversation with Frank Bruni
Brooklyn Public Library
Joel Whitney
10 Grand Army Plaza
Brooklyn, NY
7182302100
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A mayor’s inspirational story of a Midwest city that has become nothing less than a blueprint for the future of American renewal. Once described by The Washington Post as “the most interesting mayo...
Wednesday February 20 2019, 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
 

LIVING VOLUME - OPEN MIC
The Living Gallery Outpost
Erica Schreiner
246 East 4th Street
New York, NY
9176920379
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February 20, 2019 8-10PM Sign up at 7:45PM LIVING VOLUME - OPEN MIC ?for poets, writers, comics, and performance artists! ?Every third Wednesday of the month! hosted by Erica Schreiner Firs...
Saturday February 23 2019, 2:30 PM to 5:30 PM
 

[Event Image:  Brownstone Poets]
Brownstone Poets
Brownstone Poets
Patricia Carragon
Park Plaza Restaurant 220 Cadman Plaza West
Brooklyn, NY
9176795002
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Four amazing poets Stephanie Laterza, Richard Levine, Carl Rosenstock, and Harvey Preston Soss will feature for Brownstone Poets on Saturday, February 23 at 2:30 p.m. at Park Plaza Restaurant in histo...
Monday February 25 2019, 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
 

[Event Image:  Soul Sister Revue]
Soul Sister Revue
Soul Sister Revue
Cynthia Manick
158 Bleecker Street
New York, NY
(347) 424-1056
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? Join Soul Sister Revue for its Winter event at The Gallery at LPR where we ask "what does Soul mean to you?" Readers include Patricia Smith (Incendiary Art), Peggy Robles-Alvarado (Homage to the ...
Tuesday February 26 2019, 5:30 PM to 6:45 PM
 

[Event Image:  Linda Meyers at New York Public Library]
Linda Meyers at New York Public Library
New York Public Library
Andy Buckalew
444 Amsterdam Ave
New York, NY
212-621-0619
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Linda Meyers comes to St. Agnes to read from her memoir: The Tell. Linda Meyers was twenty-eight and the mother of three little boys when her mother, after a lifetime of threats, killed herself. St...
Wednesday February 27 2019, 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
 

[Event Image:  No, YOU Tell It! Presents
No, YOU Tell It! Presents "Crafty"
No, YOU Tell It!
Kelly Jean Fitzsimmons
Astoria Bookshop 31-29 31st St Astoria NY 11106
Astoria, NY
718.278.2665
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Join us at the Astoria Bookshop as emerging, established, and epicurean writers trade true-life tales inspired by the theme “Crafty” at this special Queens edition of the switched-up storytelling seri...
Thursday February 28 2019, 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
 

[Event Image:  Score Goes Pop!]
Score Goes Pop!
Brooklyn Public Library
Cora Fisher
10 Grand Army Plaza
Brooklyn, NY
7182302100
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Score goes Pop! with Artist Kameelah Janan Rasheed & Morgan Bassichis Come make a pop song! This workshop, led by Kameelah Janan Rasheed and guest artist Morgan Bassichis, interprets found text fro...
Friday March 8 2019, 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
 

[Event Image:  New Genre Emerging: Contemporary German Graphic Literature]
New Genre Emerging: Contemporary German Graphic Literature
Deutsches Haus at NYU
Deutsches Haus at NYU
42 Washington Mews
New York City, NY
2129988660
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Deutsches Haus at NYU and the University of Cologne New York Office present a talk by Stefan Börnchen about "New Genre Emerging: Contemporary German Graphic Literature." By now, comics have taken t...
Sunday March 10 2019, 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM
 

From Score to Choreography
Brooklyn Public Library
Cora Fisher
10 Grand Army Plaza
Brooklyn, NY
7182302100
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From Score to Choreography with Artist Kameelah Janan Rasheed & brASS Burlesque This text-to-dance workshop, led by artist-in-residence Kameelah Janan Rasheed and guest members of brASS burlesque, ...
Saturday March 23 2019, 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
 

Artist Walk with Kameelah Janan Rasheed
Brooklyn Public Library
Cora Fisher
10 Grand Army Plaza
Brooklyn, NY
7182302100
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(Rain date March 30, 2019) Starting location: Front Steps of Brooklyn Museum’s Plaza on Eastern Parkway Join the Brooklyn Museum and the Brooklyn Public Library for a community walk with artist ...
Thursday April 4 2019, 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
 

[Event Image:  Kameelah Janan Rasheed: ‘This is Not an Artist Talk’/Reflections]
Kameelah Janan Rasheed: ‘This is Not an Artist Talk’/Reflections
Brooklyn Public Library
Cora Fisher
10 Grand Army Plaza
Brooklyn, NY
7182302100
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Reception to follow in Dweck Lobby The culminating event to the participatory exhibition and public program Scoring the Stacks, Katowitz Radin Artist in Residence Kameelah Janan Rasheed reflects on...
Sunday April 7 2019, 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
 

[Event Image:  After the Miracle, the lasting Friendship of the '69 Mets]
After the Miracle, the lasting Friendship of the '69 Mets
Temple Israel of Lawrence
Alan Freedman
Temple Israel of Lawrence, 140 Central Avenue
Lawrence, NY
5162391140
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Art Shamsky,'69 Mets outfielder, has written an inside account of an iconic team in baseball history - the '69 NY Mets. He and his teammates reminisce about what happened then and where they are now, ...


Featured Events
Monday, February 18
South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg in conversation with Frank Bruni
Brooklyn, NY
7:30 PM   |   View Details »
Wednesday, February 20
LIVING VOLUME - OPEN MIC
New York, NY
8:00 PM   |   View Details »
Saturday, February 23
Brownstone Poets
Brooklyn, NY
2:30 PM   |   View Details »

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