Poetry Reading: Jan-Henry Gray, Michelle Peñaloza, Aldrin Valdez  (POSTPONED)

Poetry Reading: Jan-Henry Gray, Michelle Peñaloza, Aldrin Valdez (POSTPONED)

POWERHOUSE @ the Archway

Join three up-and-coming young poets as they celebrate their debut collections!

Book Launch: Strong Like Her by Haley Shapley in conversation with Jaimie Monahan, Holly Rilinger and more!  (CANCELED)

Book Launch: Strong Like Her by Haley Shapley in conversation with Jaimie Monahan, Holly Rilinger and more! (CANCELED)

POWERHOUSE @ the Archway

An invigorating tribute to female ferocity, STRONG LIKE HER: A Celebration of Rule Breakers, History Makers, and Unstoppable Athletes by journalist Haley Shapley pays homage to the formidable athletic women of past and present who have shattered stereotypes and pushed the boundaries of what it means to be strong.

Book Launch: If I Had Your Face by Frances Cha  (POSTPONED)

Book Launch: If I Had Your Face by Frances Cha (POSTPONED)

POWERHOUSE @ the Archway

In IF I HAD YOUR FACE, four women who all live in the same apartment building are trying to make their way in a world defined by impossibly high standards of beauty, secret room salons catering to wealthy men, strict social hierarchies, and K-pop fan mania.

NYC Social Justice Book Club: The New Jim Crow by Michelle Alexander (POSTPONED)

NYC Social Justice Book Club: The New Jim Crow by Michelle Alexander (POSTPONED)

POWERHOUSE @ the Archway

Join us for the April book club meeting, where we’ll be discussing “The New Jim Crow” by Michelle Alexander.

Members get a 15% discount for purchase of the book club book at POWERHOUSE ARENA.

Book Launch: The Golden Flea by Michael Rips (POSTPONED)

Book Launch: The Golden Flea by Michael Rips (POSTPONED)

POWERHOUSE @ the Archway

THE GOLDEN FLEA is the magical story of Michael Rips’ ten-year obsession with the legendary Chelsea Flea Market and its intoxicating world of antiques that are both immensely valuable and utterly worthless. Join us for a fun event with the Brooklyn Flea just outside!

Book Talk: You Write and Also Do What? Published Authors Who Publish/Edit/Curate For Other Writers (POSTPONED)

Book Talk: You Write and Also Do What? Published Authors Who Publish/Edit/Curate For Other Writers (POSTPONED)

POWERHOUSE @ the Archway

Leland Cheuk, Lilly Dancyger, Beth Lisick, & Peg Alford Pursell in a reading and conversation about their new books and their ongoing work in supporting other writers. Moderated by Jimin Han.

Book Launch: The Gay Agenda by Ash & Chess (POSTPONED)

Book Launch: The Gay Agenda by Ash & Chess (POSTPONED)

POWERHOUSE @ the Archway

Meet Carrie Underwood at POWERHOUSE ARENA and get an autographed copy of her new book, FIND YOUR PATH.

Book Launch: Figure It Out by Wayne Koestenbaum in conversation with David Velasco  (POSTPONED)

Book Launch: Figure It Out by Wayne Koestenbaum in conversation with David Velasco (POSTPONED)

POWERHOUSE @ the Archway

In his new nonfiction collection, poet, artist, critic, novelist, and performer Wayne Koestenbaum enacts twenty-six ecstatic collisions between his mind and the world.

Book Launch: The Faking of the President - Nineteen Stories of White House Noir

Book Launch: The Faking of the President - Nineteen Stories of White House Noir

POWERHOUSE @ the Archway

Archway Editions is the new literary imprint of powerHouse Books. Archways is the accompanying reading series, which aims to bring that into practice. Each event will be accompanied by a zine of texts read at the event, which will then be compiled into annual anthologies of the same name. They will showcase authors published through Archway Editions and elsewhere.

Book Launch: In Our Other Lives by Theodore Wheeler

Book Launch: In Our Other Lives by Theodore Wheeler

POWERHOUSE @ the Archway

From the award-winning and acclaimed author of Kings of Broken Things, Theodore Wheeler comes an exploration of love lost, the failure of humanism, and the revelations of how deeply the US government spies on the personal lives of its citizens.

Book Launch: Brown Bohemians

Book Launch: Brown Bohemians

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Brown Bō’hēmians captures the essence and voice of an underrepresented demographic: creative people of color. Influenced by a deeply held belief that stories sculpt our collective narrative, a group of authors and artists came together to create this first-of-its-kind collection. Inspired by their unique tastes and experiences in fashion, lifestyle, and art, Brown Bō’hēmians brings a vital and virtual movement, born on social media, to life and into print.

NYC Social Justice Book Club: Sister Outsider by Audre Lorde

NYC Social Justice Book Club: Sister Outsider by Audre Lorde

POWERHOUSE @ the Archway

Join us for the May book club meeting, where we’ll be discussing “Sister Outsider” by Audre Lorde.

Members get a 15% discount for purchase of the book club book at POWERHOUSE ARENA.

Book Launch: Nothing Can Hurt You by Nicola Maye Goldberg

Book Launch: Nothing Can Hurt You by Nicola Maye Goldberg

POWERHOUSE @ the Archway

Mary South’s timely debut short-story collection YOU WILL NEVER BE FORGOTTEN captures the intersection of fascination and frustration in contemporary technological life. Provocative and bitingly funny, South’s stories explore a double bind: how technology has generated new ways to control our relationships, as well as new ways to attempt to escape the incontrollable.

NYC Social Justice Book Club: Men's Work by Paul Kivel

NYC Social Justice Book Club: Men's Work by Paul Kivel

POWERHOUSE @ the Archway

Join us for the June book club meeting, where we’ll be discussing “Men’s Work” by Paul Kivel.

Members get a 15% discount for purchase of the book club book at POWERHOUSE ARENA.

Book Launch: Demagogue by Larry Tye

Book Launch: Demagogue by Larry Tye

POWERHOUSE @ the Archway

DEMAGOGUE is a masterful portrait of a man capable of great evil and great charm, a man who rose and fell with terrifying swiftness, perfectly timed to watch history repeat itself.

A Burning Pizza Affair with Jean Kyoung Frazier, Sanaë Lemoine and Megha Majumdar in conversation with Kevin Nguyen

A Burning Pizza Affair with Jean Kyoung Frazier, Sanaë Lemoine and Megha Majumdar in conversation with Kevin Nguyen

POWERHOUSE @ the Archway

A deliciously tantalizing celebration for three hotly tipped debuts by Jean Kyoung Frazier (PIZZA GIRL), Sanaë Lemoine (THE MARGOT AFFAIR) and Megha Mahumdar (A BURNING)!

Book Launch: Looking for Miss America by Margot Mifflin

Book Launch: Looking for Miss America by Margot Mifflin

POWERHOUSE @ the Archway

In rigorously researched, vibrant chapters that unpack each decade of the pageant, Looking for Miss America examines the heady blend of capitalism, patriotism, class anxiety, and cultural mythology that has fueled this American ritual.

Book Launch: Tomboy by Lisa Selin Davis in conversation with Lauren Sandler

Book Launch: Tomboy by Lisa Selin Davis in conversation with Lauren Sandler

POWERHOUSE @ the Archway

A celebration of girls who resisted the pressure of gender norms and learned to not care about others’ approval, TOMBOY shares the stories of those who summoned the courage to live as their true selves.

Book Launch: Live in Love by Lauren Akins

Book Launch: Live in Love by Lauren Akins

POWERHOUSE @ the Archway

Celebrate the U.S. book launch of Lauren Akins’ new book LIVE IN LOVE at POWERHOUSE ARENA!