Book Launch: Hard-core: Life of My Own by Harley Flanagan in conversation with Sean Kilkenny

Book Launch: Hard-core: Life of My Own by Harley Flanagan in conversation with Sean Kilkenny

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Harley Flanagan, the founder and bassist of the hardcore punk band, The Cro-Mags, launches his new memoir, Hard-Core: Life of My Own, about his life in the early punk rock scene.

Book Launch:  I’ll Tell You in Person by Chloe Caldwell in conversation with Ashley Ford

Book Launch: I’ll Tell You in Person by Chloe Caldwell in conversation with Ashley Ford

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Caldwell presents a series of disarmingly frank essays on sexuality, celebrity, T.J. Maxx, acne, off-brand chocolate, almost-little-sisters, Craigslist, wanting to write, and the eternal what-should-I-do-with-my-life. Writer Ashley Ford joins.

Emerging Writer Happy Hour presented by The Authors Guild and Electric Literature

Emerging Writer Happy Hour presented by The Authors Guild and Electric Literature

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The Authors Guild and Electric Literature invite you to a happy hour to introduce our new Emerging Writer Membership!

Book Launch: America the Ingenious: How a Nation of Dreamers, Immigrants, and Tinkerers Changed the World by Kevin Baker

Book Launch: America the Ingenious: How a Nation of Dreamers, Immigrants, and Tinkerers Changed the World by Kevin Baker

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Historical novelist, Kevin Baker celebrates America’s innovation, invention and spirit in a book that details the many ways in which this nation’s visionaries have impacted the world.

Book Launch: The Artist's and Writers' Cookbook edited by Natalie Eve Garrett with contributors Lev Grossman and Elissa Schappell, moderated by Porochista Khakpour

Book Launch: The Artist's and Writers' Cookbook edited by Natalie Eve Garrett with contributors Lev Grossman and Elissa Schappell, moderated by Porochista Khakpour

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The Artists’ and Writers’ Cookbook combines a love of storytelling with a love of food. With personal essays accompanied by recipes, this delicious book is sure to satiate readers.

Book Launch: Shock and Awe: Glam rock and its Legacy, From the Seventies to the Twenty-first Century by Simon Reynolds with Luc Sante

Book Launch: Shock and Awe: Glam rock and its Legacy, From the Seventies to the Twenty-first Century by Simon Reynolds with Luc Sante

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Come celebrate the launch of this in-depth look at the glam and glitter rock phenomenon and its context within the political upheaval and disillusion of the Seventies and beyond.

Book Launch: Rad Women Worldwide: Artists and Athletes, Pirates and Punks, and Other Revolutionaries Who Shaped History by Kate Schatz with illustrator Miriam Klein Stahl

Book Launch: Rad Women Worldwide: Artists and Athletes, Pirates and Punks, and Other Revolutionaries Who Shaped History by Kate Schatz with illustrator Miriam Klein Stahl

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Come join us for the book launch of Rad Women Worldwide: Artists and Athletes, Pirates and Punks, and Other Revolutionaries Who Shaped History by Kate Schatz with illustrator Miriam Klein Stahl, the exciting new book celebrating the lives of extraordinary and radical women from around the world.

Book Launch: How to Drink Like a Billionaire: Mastering Wine with Joie de Virve by Mark Oldman

Book Launch: How to Drink Like a Billionaire: Mastering Wine with Joie de Virve by Mark Oldman

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Learn all the secrets of the rich, with this guide to drinking and enjoying wine by Mark Oldman, one of the leading wine personality. How do the 1% drink? Any way they want!

Book Launch: Nobody's Son: A Memoir by Mark Slouka in conversation with Nick Flynn

Book Launch: Nobody's Son: A Memoir by Mark Slouka in conversation with Nick Flynn

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Nobody’s Son is a fearless and profoundly personal attempt to recall and give justice to a family history marked by exile, silence and trauma.

Book Launch: How to Win at Feminism: The Definitive Guide to Having it All--And Then Some! with Reductress contributors Anna Drezen, Elizabeth Newell, & Sarah Pappalardo

Book Launch: How to Win at Feminism: The Definitive Guide to Having it All--And Then Some! with Reductress contributors Anna Drezen, Elizabeth Newell, & Sarah Pappalardo

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Meet the writers of Reductress, the subversive, satirical women’s magazine for WOMEN. Learn how to win at feminism and many other bonus surprises!

Book Launch: Openings: A Memoir from the Women’s Art Movement, New York City 1970 – 1992 by Sabra Moore

Book Launch: Openings: A Memoir from the Women’s Art Movement, New York City 1970 – 1992 by Sabra Moore

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Sabra Moore’s vividly illustrated memoir chronicles twenty-two years of her life, art, and collaboration with other women artists at the center of New York City’s “second feminist wave.”

Book Launch: The Book of the Unnamed Midwife by Meg Elison

Book Launch: The Book of the Unnamed Midwife by Meg Elison

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Philip K. Dick Award winning author Meg Elison brings readers a revised edition of her dystopian novel The Book of the Unnamed Midwife this fall.

Book Launch: Besties by Leah Reena Goren in conversation with Kaye Blegvad

Book Launch: Besties by Leah Reena Goren in conversation with Kaye Blegvad

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This fully illustrated ultimate celebration of female friendship is a gift, a thank-you note, and a love letter all in one.

Cookbook Launch: Classic German Baking by Luisa Weiss

Cookbook Launch: Classic German Baking by Luisa Weiss

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A collection of 100 quintessential German recipes for sweets and breads from the creator of The Wednesday Chef blog and author of the memoir, My Berlin Kitchen, just in time for the holidays!

Book Launch: Rivers are Coming: Essays and Poems on Healing by Minaa B.

Book Launch: Rivers are Coming: Essays and Poems on Healing by Minaa B.

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The importance of storytelling is uncovered in this classic collection of essays and poems as the debut author explores the themes of mental health, depression, suicide, and finding the ability to heal through it all.

Cookbook Launch: The British Table: A New Look at the Traditional Cooking of England, Scotland, and Wales by Colman Andrews

Cookbook Launch: The British Table: A New Look at the Traditional Cooking of England, Scotland, and Wales by Colman Andrews

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A look at the traditional and delicious British cuisine by James Bear Award winner Colman Andrews!

Book Launch: The Women Who Made New York by Julie Scelfo

Book Launch: The Women Who Made New York by Julie Scelfo

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Read any history of New York City and you will read about men. The Women Who Made New York aims to tell the full story, of the women whose vital contributions helped make New York the cultural epicenter of the world.

Book Launch: Plastic Vodka Bottle Sleepover by Mila Jaroniec in conversation with Chloe Caldwell

Book Launch: Plastic Vodka Bottle Sleepover by Mila Jaroniec in conversation with Chloe Caldwell

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In New York City’s bars, bedrooms, and elsewhere, Mila Jaroniec evokes the lives of queer underground angels, their deep friendships, their passions and their struggles.

Book Launch:  Sequential Drawings by Richard McGuire in conversation with Luc Sante

Book Launch: Sequential Drawings by Richard McGuire in conversation with Luc Sante

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Richard McGuire compiles a decade’s worth of witty and inventive spots from his work in The New Yorker, as a sequential text.

Book Launch: Love Voltaire Us Apart: A Philosopher's Guide to Relationships by Julia Edelman, moderator TBA

Book Launch: Love Voltaire Us Apart: A Philosopher's Guide to Relationships by Julia Edelman, moderator TBA

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Have you always wondered what famous philosopher’s would have to say about modern relationships? Find out from this smart, witty, illustrated guide to love, relationships, and philosophy.