Pellett’s memoir chronicles her experiences as an American-Canadian radio producer in the tumultuous climate of Beijing in 1980.
n + 1 Issue 24 panel: A Discussion on Harm Reduction moderated by Sarah Resnick in conversation with Mike Selick, Alyssa Aguilera, Kristen Maye, and George Carter
Building on Sarah Resnick’s essay “H.” in Issue 24, n+1 presents a panel discussion on harm reduction and the future of drug policy.
Book Launch: Feathers from the Angel’s Wing: Poems Inspired by the Paintings of Piero della Francesca edited by Dana Prescott with poets Judith Baumel, Dave King, Karl Kirchwey, Honor Moore, Rosanna Warren, Mark Wunderlich, and Monica Youn
In this anthology, esteemed poets from America, Italy, and elsewhere follow the Piero Trail, a route through Tuscany and Umbria that features frescoes by the legendary Renaissance painter, Piero della Francesca. Select poets will read their contributions, and editor Dana Prescott will speak about the project.
Book Launch: Enter Helen: The Invention of Helen Gurley Brown and the Rise of the Modern Single Woman by Brooke Hauser in conversation with Anna Holmes
Award-winning journalist Brooke Hauser presents an admiring yet incisive look at Helen Gurley Brown, the remarkable woman who helped inaugurate the Sexual Revolution in America. Jezebel.com founder Anna Holmes joins.
Michelin star restaurant chef Eric Ripert presents a memoir that tells the coming of age story of a true French chef and international culinary icon.