Pigeon Pages Literary Reading: NYC Lit Mag Celebration! Featuring Sarah Gerard, Rob Spillman, Annabel Graham, Melissa Ragsly, & Kyle Lucia Wu
The Pigeon Pages NYC reading will feature writers who are the backbones of our local literary scene representing themselves and also the lit mags they help shape and create. We’ll be showcasing Rob Spillman (All Tomorrow’s Parties) & Tin House, Kyle Lucia Wu & Joyland, Melissa Ragsly & A Public Space, Annabel Graham & No Tokens, and our judge for Pigeon Pages’ Fledgling Prose Contest, Sarah Gerard (Sunshine State).
As always, Pigeon Pages NYC readings are hosted by Alisson Wood and are free & open to the public.
Lyrical, evocative, and keenly observed, Urdang’s memoir is an act of fierce witness, where life, love, death, family, history, memory, loss, and uncertainty are deeply explored. “My South Africa!” Urdang writes. “How could I have imagined for one instant that I could return to its beauty, and not its pain?” Indeed, beauty and pain suffuse these pages.
Book Launch: A Breed Apart: Reflections of a Young Refugee by Miriam Hoffman — in conversation w/ Avi Hoffman, feat. Lisa Gutkin & Eleanor Reissa
This intellectual and emotional journey describes author Miriam Hoffman’s experience as a young refugee girl growing up in a post-war DP (Displaced Person) refugee camp in Ulm, Germany, after the destruction of World War II.
All profits benefit Yiddishkayt Initiative, Inc., a public charity devoted to preserving Jewish culture.
Join author and photographer Mihaela Noroc for a talk and slideshow, Q&A, and book signing for her new book, The Atlas of Beauty: Women of the World in 500 Portraits. This stunning collection, based on the author’s enormously popular online photography project, features portraits of 500 women from more than 50 countries, accompanied by revelatory captions that capture their personal stories.
Book Launch: By the Skin of Our Teeth: The Art and Design of Morning Breath by Jason Noto & Doug Cunningham
Filled with dozens of full-color images, By the Skin of Our Teeth is an invaluable display of Morning Breath’s provocative, imaginative, and original style—a combination of the dream-like and the quotidian—that has captured the attention of artists, designers, and pop culture lovers everywhere.