Brooklyn Book Event for Futureface by Alex Wagner & Eat a Little Better by Sam Kass!
Food and refreshments courtesy of Sweetgreen, Montauk Brewing Co., and Lekker Wine of Wine Awesomeness.
Tao Lin’s first work of nonfiction, Trip: Psychedelics, Alienation, and Change, is part memoir, part obsessive biography of advocate for psychotropic drugs, Terence McKenna. In Trip, Lin, author of TAIPEI—which Dwight Garner called “his strongest work, [displaying] distant echoes of early Hemingway as filtered through Twitter and Klonopin” (New York Times), explores his own autobiography through the lens of drug experimentation—a theme his readers know well, but is taken to new revelations, in this forthcoming work.
Boqueria’s recipes are delectable variations on authentic Barcelona fare, but more than that, along with their origin stories, these recipes will inspire a bit of the Boqueria experience—the cooking, the conversations, and the connections—in any cook’s home.
Red Ink Series: OBSESSION, hosted by Michele Filgate with Julie Buntin, Vanessa Mártir, Piper Weiss, DéLana R.A. Dameron & Jessie Chaffee
RED INK is a quarterly series curated and hosted by Michele Filgate. This dynamic series focuses on women writers, past and present. Red Ink makes one think of vitality, blood, the monthly cycle, correcting history, and making a mark on the world. The next discussion, “Obsession,” will feature Julie Buntin (Marlena), Vanessa Mártir (Not That Bad), Piper Weiss (You All Grow Up and Leave Me), Jessie Chaffee (Florence in Ecstasy), and DéLana R.A. Dameron (Weary Kingdom). Co-sponsored by Literary Hub and the Sackett Street Writers’ Workshop.
If you want to channel the power of the cosmos through tarot, this accessible and practical guide is for you. Written for novices and seasoned readers alike, How to Deal is packed with artwork and includes prompts, exercises, and layouts to give you the answers you’re looking for.