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NY Literary Events Calendar

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Saturday October 19 2019, 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
 

[Event Image:  Book Launch: Naked Thoughts by Róbert Gaál]
Book Launch: Naked Thoughts by Róbert Gaál
Black Sun Lit
Jared Fagen
141 Front Street
Brooklyn, NY
631-902-3529
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Please join Black Sun Lit for the launch of Róbert Gál’s Naked Thoughts at Berl's Brooklyn Poetry Shop, featuring a bilingual + interactive performance by the author and readings by Anna Gurton-Wachte...
Monday October 21 2019, 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
 

[Event Image:  A Reading and Conversation with David Means]
A Reading and Conversation with David Means
Purchase College
Purchase College
Purchase College's Music Building 735 Anderson Hill Rd.
Purchase, NY
914-251-6550
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Purchase College-SUNY will present A Reading and Conversation with David Means on Monday, October 21 at 6:30 p.m. The program, which is free and open to the public, will take place at Purchase College...
Thursday October 24 2019, 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
 

[Event Image:  Carol Burnett Talks Memoir with Authors Nell Painter and Amanda]
Carol Burnett Talks Memoir with Authors Nell Painter and Amanda
MacDowell Colony
Shaun Newport
521 West 23rd St. 2nd Floor
New York, NY
212.535.9690
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Television icon Carol Burnett joins MacDowell Fellows Amanda Stern and Nell Painter for a conversation on the art of memoir at MacDowell's New York space. Burnett will join Stern and Painter, reading ...
Saturday October 26 2019, 2:30 PM to 5:00 PM
 

[Event Image:  Brownstone Poets]
Brownstone Poets
Brownstone Poets
Patricia Carragon
220 Cadman Plaza West, Brooklyn, NY, United States 11201
Brooklyn, NY
9176795002
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Three awesome poets Annie Christain, Adam Holoubek, and Debora Lidov to rock Brownstone Poets on Saturday, October 26, at 2:30 p.m. at Park Plaza Restaurant in historic Brooklyn Heights. Poetry gro...
Monday October 28 2019, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
 

[Event Image:  Käsebier Takes Berlin: The Weimar Republic and Satire in Times o]
Käsebier Takes Berlin: The Weimar Republic and Satire in Times o
Deutsches Haus at NYU
Deutsches Haus
Deutsches Haus at NYU, 42 Washington Mews, New York, NY 10003
New York, NY
(212) 998-8660
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Deutsches Haus at NYU and the New York Review of Books present “Käsebier Takes Berlin: The Weimar Republic and Satire in Times of Crises,” which will focus on Sophie Duvernoy’s new translation of Gabr...
Tuesday October 29 2019, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
 

[Event Image:  Bellevue Literary Review - “Off The Page”]
Bellevue Literary Review - “Off The Page”
Bellevue Literary Review
Stacy Bodziak
NYU Langone Health 550 1st Avenue
New York City, NY
212-263-3973
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To celebrate the publication of the Bellevue Literary Review’s latest issue, on the theme of "A Good Life," editor-in-chief Danielle Ofri hosts an evening of readings by actors from stage and screen. ...
Friday November 1 2019, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
 

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"Earth's Mantle is Hot and Partially Molten": An Evening with Ni
Deutsches Haus at NYU
Deutsches Haus
Deutsches Haus at NYU, 42 Washington Mews, New York, NY 10003
New York, NY
(212) 998-8660
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Deutsches Haus at NYU presents a reading by the author and current writer-in-residence at Deutsches Haus at NYU, Nina Bußmann, from her recent novel Earth's Mantle is Hot and Partially Molten, followe...
Friday November 1 2019, 8:00 PM to
Sunday November 3 2019, 8:00 PM     

[Event Image:  PoetryFest]
PoetryFest
Irish Arts Center
Vivian Fong
553 W 51st St, New York, NY 10019
New York, NY
(212) 757-3318
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Curated by Nick Laird Presented in association with Glucksman Ireland House NYU Journey into an orbit of ideas and thoughts with some of the world’s most eminent poets from Ireland and North Ame...
Wednesday November 6 2019, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
 

[Event Image:  Literati: Writers Workshop LIVE]
Literati: Writers Workshop LIVE
New York Comedy Fest
Michael Wolf
CAVEAT, 21 A Clinton Street
Manhattan, NY
4136260677
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Hey there book lovers and comedy nerds! It's a LIVE recording of the hit ForeverDog Podcast LITERATI as part of NY COMEDY FEST. Dozens of your favorite New York comedians will come read one page of in...
Thursday December 12 2019, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
 

[Event Image:  The City Game: Triumph, Scandal and a Legendary Basketball Team]
The City Game: Triumph, Scandal and a Legendary Basketball Team
Temple Israel of Lawrence, Inc.
Alan Freedman
140 Central Avenue
Lawrence, NY
5162391140
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"The City Game" tells the thrilling and heartbreaking story of the CCNY Beavers, who in 1950 became the only team ever to win the NIT and NCAA basketball tournaments in the same year. CCNY was known f...


Featured Events
Saturday, October 19
Book Launch: Naked Thoughts by Róbert Gaál
Brooklyn, NY
4:00 PM   |   View Details »
Monday, October 21
A Reading and Conversation with David Means
Purchase, NY
6:30 PM   |   View Details »
Thursday, October 24
Carol Burnett Talks Memoir with Authors Nell Painter and Amanda
New York, NY
6:00 PM   |   View Details »

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