Sarah Gerard Talks Sunshine State

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Wednesday, April 26th, 2017 | 1,505 views

Sarah Gerard reads from SUNSHINE STATE, a new collection of essays

Sarah Gerard discusses her new essay collection, Sunshine State, Florida as a character, class awareness, and the evolution of the collection.

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Omar El Akkad Discussed American War with Emily St. John Mandel

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Wednesday, April 19th, 2017 | 1,449 views

Omar El Akkad discusses AMERICAN WAR with Emily St John Mandel, author of STATION ELEVEN

Omar El Akkad discusses his debut novel, American War, reporting on global conflicts, and limitations of an author’s own experience.

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Reading Series Census: Whom Wants to Cry

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Friday, April 14th, 2017 | 1,500 views

The New York City Reading Series Census is an ongoing project to catalogue the contemporary literary scene. Any reading series curator in the New York area can take the survey here.

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What is the name of the series, and what is the significance or meaning of the series name?
WHOM WANTS TO CRY. We love grammar, memes, & incorrectly using words. And, of course, crying.

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Julie Buntin Reads Marlena with Kashana Cauley

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Wednesday, April 12th, 2017 | 1,596 views

Julie Buntin, author of MARLENA

Julie Buntin was at Powerhouse Bookstore to discuss Marlena, her debut novel about female friendship, and she discussed the midwest, wealth disparity, and female friendships.

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David Samuel Levinson Discusses Tell Me How This Ends Well

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Monday, April 10th, 2017 | 1,185 views

David Samuel Levinson discusses TELL ME HOW THIS ENDS WELL with Daniel Torday

David Samuel Levison discusses his new novel Tell Me How This Ends Well, anti-semitism in America,

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Elif Batuman discusses The Idiot with Michael Cunningham

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Tuesday, April 4th, 2017 | 1,113 views

Elif Batuman reads THE IDIOT at McNally Jackson Books

Elif Batuman discusses her debut novel The Idiot, the difference between objective and subjective writing, and the importance of editing.

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